Da Vinci's Sable Mix is a combination of Kolinsky Red Sable, Russian Blue Squirrel, and Russian Fitch (Black Sable), along with small amounts of synthetic hair.
This brush features the benefits of the finest natural hairs for watercolor: the pointing and edging of Sable, the water-holding capacity and wash strokes of Squirrel, and the stiffness and durability of Fitch.
Note — Brush sizes are not standardized. The length and width of a brush of a given shape and size varies considerably by manufacturer. Since fine art brushes are hand crafted, expect some variation even among brushes from a given manufacturer.
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