Venetian Red (No. 122)

Michael Harding's Venetian Red artist's oil paint

 

 

 

 

Inorganic

Colour Index PR 101
Drying Speed Fast
Opacity Covering and Tint Power Semi-Opaque
Lightfastness Excellent
Oil Content Low, Linseed
Toxic No
Conforms To ASTM D-4236

 

Venetian Red is synthetic Iron Oxide, a heavy red, which yields fruity fleshy hues, and makes great sonority when mixed with the Yellow Lakes. Favored by many portrait and landscape artists as a staple.