Shiva Signature Artist Oil Color - Cobalt Violet Light, 1.25 oz Tube

Item #:00416-6583
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Cobalt Violet
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Cobalt Violet
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Product Details

Color:
Cobalt Violet
Description:
Tube
Size:
37 ml
Format:
Tube
Mfg #:
120039

Pigment Information

This color contains the following pigments:

PV16-Manganese Violet


Pigment Name

PV16-Manganese Violet

Pigment Type

inorganic

Chemical Name

manganese ammonium pyrophosphate

Chemical Formula

(NH4)2Mn2(P2O7)2 - Mn3(PO4)2 * 3H2O or H4O7P2H3NMn

Properties

Manganese Violet is a semi-transparent, bluish-violet pigment with a discrete opacity and low tinting strength. It is the reddest of the violets, and it covers and dries well in oil and tempera. It also performs well in pastel, encaustic, and watercolor. Manganese Violet is not well suited for fresco or acrylic painting. There can be significant differences in color across brands. It shares similar properties with bluish shades of Cobalt Violet.

Permanence

Manganese Violet has excellent permanence and lightfastness, and it is one of the most lightfast, balanced violets in watercolor form.

Toxicity

Manganese Violet is highly toxic if inhaled and moderately toxic if ingested.

History

This pigment was developed in 1868 by E. Leykauf to replace the more expensive Cobalt Violet. It was not offered as an artists’ pigment until 1890.


Safety Data Sheet

UPC Code: 717304060608

ASIN #: B003MWJTZ0