Genuine Venetian Pozzuoli Red
Binder: Virgin cold-pressed linseed oil, washed
Pigment: PR 102 / Inorganic: Anhydrous iron (III) oxide, 77491
Lightfastness: 1 (excellent)
Pozzuoli Red is the Venetian red; used by the old masters. This natural Italian earth contains natural iron ore and clay. It is fiery, warm, and semi-transparent. Venetian can be glazing over the dark recesses in the nostrils, mouth, and eye and for ruddy flesh tones. Notice the difference Flake White makes to the warmth and radiance of the mixtures.
Conforms to ASTM D4236. Conforms to ASTM D4302
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