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Genuine Burnt Sienna

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Binder: Virgin Cold-pressed linseed oil, washed
Pigment: 
PBr 7 / inorganic: Calcined natural iron oxide, 77491
Lightfastness: 
1 (excellent)
Opacity: 
Semi-transparent

Our Genuine Burnt Sienna is made in Tuscany (where the province of Sienna lies) by calcining raw Sienna earth. Burnt Sienna is roasted in a kiln to a deep transparent brown with fiery orange undertones. It is very versatile in mixtures, well known for making great grays with Ultramarine Blue. Excellent with a variety of oil colors for its exceptional color mixing potential. This genuine-earth color makes a perfect starting point for flesh tones. A stable on the painters' palette!

Conforms to ASTM D4236. Conforms to ASTM D4302

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