These traditional Chinese pigment inks have a dense black formulation that makes them suitable for all ink work, painting, drawing, and calligraphy. Lightfast and permanent, they can withstand wet mounting techniques. A convenient dual cap allows the ink to be poured from the top or the side of the bottle for added control.
Conforms to ASTM
Intense Black Ink — Intense Black is a dense black ink that is formulated to create beautiful, warm tones in varying shades of gray with the addition of water.
Metallic Black Ink — Lightfast and permanent, Yasutomo Metallic Chinese Inks are dense black inks with metallic powders suspended in them. When used full strength on rice paper, the black ink creates an outline around the metallic colors. The effect is more subtle on other papers. Metallic Golden Black is a very dense black with golden powder suspended in it. Metallic Silver Black is a very dense black ink with silver powder powder suspended in it.
Ultra Black Ink — Ultra Black is a very dense black ink that contains extra carbon and works well on porous and less porous papers, including metallics. It creates unique warm tones when thinned with water.
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