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Mars Black

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Binder: Virgin cold-pressed linseed oil, washed
Pigment: PBlk 11 / Inorganic: Synthetic black iron oxide, 
Lightfastness: 1 (excellent)
Opacity: Opaque

Mars Black is the darkest and best drying of any known single pigment black. It can be used extensively throughout the painting without any known issues resulting from its use. Just a tiny amount makes beautiful natural greens with Cadmium Yellow Lemon or Azo yellow.


Conforms to ASTM D4236. Conforms to ASTM D4302

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