Vandyke Brown (No. 134)

Michael Harding Vandyke Brown artist's oil paint

 

 

 

 

Inorganic, Natural Earth

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

 

This semi-transparent dark brown is a solid alternative to blacks made from natural earths and iron oxides. Reminiscent of the backgrounds of Flemish portraits, it has a fast drying time.