Holbein's opaque matte gouache is Japan's foremost designers' color medium. These paints deliver a brilliant, rich matte finish using naturally opaque pigments - no opaquing agents added. This creates vibrant, exciting color that won't muddy when mixed.
Color Swatch created using full strength/50/50 and was applied on cold press Bristol board (2 ply) material.
barium salt of trisulphonated phthalocyanine blue
Phthalo Cyan is a greenish or turquoise blue, a variant of Phthalo Blue, with similar properties. It is transparent and has very high tinting strength.
Phthalocyanine Cyan has very good lightfastness, although it is considered not as reliable as Phthalocyanine Blue.
Phthalo Cyan is not considered toxic.
Phthalo Cyan is a molecular variant of Phthalo Blue.
Cyan Blue, Antique Turquoise, Peacock Blue.
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