Holbein Artists' Watercolor Tubes

Holbein Artists' Watercolors are imported from Japan, a country with the oldest professional watercolor tradition in the world. Japanese colors have always been renowned for their brilliance, and Holbein continues in the same tradition.

For more than a century, the Holbein color laboratories have produced a full-range palette of transparent watercolors that not only achieve world-class standards in lightfastness and color vigor, they also retain their clean, crisp, brilliant characteristics over long periods of time.

In addition to the pigments that are traditionally used in European art, the Holbein watercolor collection contains many exceptional and brilliant colors that are not found in other watercolor lines.

Holbein does not contain ox-gall or any other dispersants that inhibit optimum brush handling qualities. This makes Holbein ideal for painting in the Japanese watercolor tradition, where brushstrokes are often preserved. Holbein is the perfect choice for fine detail work such as lettering and scrolling.

For set colors, please see the Item Specs tab.

Chien Chung Wei Set of 24 — This limited edition set was designed in collaboration with award-winning Taiwanese watercolor artist Chien Chung Wei. The collection features 24, 5 ml (0.17 oz) tubes.

Color Chart Note — Use this color chart as an approximation of the real color. If exact color matching is necessary, use actual samples of the materials.

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15 ml Tube
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15 ml Tube
15 ml Tube
Set of 12 Colors
Set of 18 Colors
Set of 24 Colors
Chien Chung Wei Set of 24
Chien Chung Wei Set of 24

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