Premium pigments sourced from around the world are combined with a highly refined medium to produce this superior professional quality watercolor. ShinHan features clear color tones, exceptional brightness and transparency, and superior light stability.
Color Swatch created using heavy application/diluted application and was applied on cold press watercolor paper (150 lb) material.
Diarylide Yellow is a semi-opaque, moderately staining, intense deep reddish yellow pigment with good tinting strength.
Diarylide Yellow 83 has very good lightfastness and permanence. However, it can fade in tints, so some artists do not consider it suitable as an artists’ color. Many other diarylide yellow pigments are reported to have fair to poor lightfastness, and some are completely fugitive. Diarylide Yellow 83 is reputed to be one of the most permanent of the entire group.
Diarylide Yellow has no significant acute hazards, but chronic hazards have not been well studied.
Diarylide Yellow comes from a family of azo pigments called Diarylide. These yellow hued pigments were developed around 1940 and are very important in printing inks.
Benzidine Yellow, Diazo Yellow.
organic, disazo condensation
Pigment PY95 is a semi-transparent reddish yellow pigment with high tinting strength, slightly less reddish in hue than the popular PY83.
For a yellow organic pigment, Disazo Condensation Yellow 95 has very good lightfastness, although its lightfastness is not as good as that of red disazo condensation pigments.
Disazo Condensation Yellow has no significant acute hazards. Chronic hazards have not been well studied.
Disazo Condensation Yellow PY95 is sometimes used in yellow inkjet printer inks and other high-grade, special purpose inks.
Cromophtal Yellow GR, Transparent Yellow.
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