Horadam colors can be lifted from a dried palette without forming small bubbles. Colors flow evenly and are fully intermixable. Horadam helps the artist maintain full control of color, even on softer papers.
Color Swatch created using heavy application/diluted application and was applied on cold press watercolor paper (150 lb) material.
Translucent Brown is a reddish alternative to Burnt Sienna, more translucent when applied in thin layers. Schmincke rates it 4 stars out of 5 for lightfastness. It is semi-opaque and staining.
organic, disazo condensation
disazo condensation brown
Pigment Brown 41 offers good covering strength and medium tinting strength. It is transparent and heavily staining. These properties are ideal for watercolor painting, where a transparent brown has traditionally been achieved by mixing other pigments.
Pigment Brown 41 has very good to excellent lightfastness.
Although no acute toxic effects are known, possible hazards of chronic exposure have not been well studied.
Pigment Brown 41 has been used to color paints and plastics. It one of a series of disazo condensation pigments synthesized and commercialized late in the 20th century.
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