Raw Sienna (No. 120)

Michael Harding's Raw Sienna artist's oil paint

 

 

 

 

Inorganic, Natural Earth

Colour Index PBr 7
Drying Speed Fast
Opacity Covering and Tint Power Semi-Tranparent
Lightfastness Excellent
Oil Content Average, Linseed
Toxic No
Conforms To ASTM D-4236

 

Raw Sienna is powerful to use as a ground tone and for underpainting. Its origins date back to the 17th century, this is one of the indispensable Earth Iron Oxides! As the name suggests, the best grades come from central Italy, where I derive my own supply.