Holbein Artists' Watercolor - Indian Yellow, Half Pan

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Indian Yellow
Indian Yellow

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Product Details

Color:
Indian Yellow
No.
PN529
Series:
C

Pigment Information

This color contains the following pigments:

Diarylide Yellow 83

Disazo Condensation Yellow


Pigment Name

Diarylide Yellow 83

Pigment Type

organic, disazo

Chemical Formula

C36H32Cl4N6O8

Properties

Diarylide Yellow is a semi-opaque, moderately staining, intense deep reddish yellow pigment with good tinting strength.

Permanence

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.

Toxicity

Diarylide Yellow has no significant acute hazards, but chronic hazards have not been well studied.

History

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.


Pigment Name

Disazo Condensation Yellow

Pigment Type

organic, disazo condensation

Chemical Formula

Properties

Pigment PY95 is a semi-transparent reddish yellow pigment with high tinting strength, slightly less reddish in hue than the popular PY83.

Permanence

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.

Toxicity

Disazo Condensation Yellow has no significant acute hazards. Chronic hazards have not been well studied.

History

Disazo Condensation Yellow PY95 is sometimes used in yellow inkjet printer inks and other high-grade, special purpose inks.


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UPC Code: 4900669025290

ASIN #: B014IRIOXK