Enriched with honey for a sticky texture and to aid dilution with water, Fragonard watercolors are intense and transparent. Blick offers Fragonard's full range of colors. Fragonard colors are evenly spread across the chromatic range.
Color Swatch created using heavy application/diluted application and was applied on cold press watercolor paper (150 lb) material.
Pigment Red 279 is an opaque bright yellowish red pigment.
Pigment Red 279 is regarded as very lightfast in full shades, although it fades in tints. It is not weather resistant, so its use has been restricted mainly to indoor shades.
Pigment Red 279 is not well understood, and its exact chemical structure has not been reported.
Pigment Red 279 is an newly introduced pigment for which little information is available. It has been used mostly in industrial paints and coatings.
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