Lavender Blue – 236

  • Mineral Pigment On A Natural Base
  • Suitable For All Mediums
  • Lime And Cement Colour Stable
  • Non-Toxic

Lavender Blue is a manufactured pigment from France. The mid-blue hue with a red undertone is perfect for making Artist Oil Paints, Watercolours and Acrylics, pastels and crayons. it can also be used for historical paint methods such as encaustic and egg tempera. It is suitable for use in lime based binders but caution should be taken as the pigment is not UV stable.


Technical Info:

Pigment Name: Lavender Blue – 236
Pigment Type:
  Manufactured Pigment.
Country of Origin: France
Colour Index: B29
Density: 562 g/l
Chemical Make-up:  Calcium phosphate + carbon
Chemical Formula: Si4O10(OH)2Mg3-Co3Ca-Al
Lime Stable? Yes
UV Rating: Average
Colouring Power: Good
Particle size: 50 microns (325 Mesh)
Heat Stability: Colour Stable to 165°C / 330° F

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