These sets are a superb introduction into the historical world of genuine earth tones, and ancient and contemporary pigments, such as Hansa Yellow, which are no longer being utilized by most major artist’s paint manufacturers.
Sets feature convenient sample sizes of these rich pigments in
50 gm jars of the most popular colors, with instructions included on how to make paint.
Historic 8-Color Set — Includes Italian Gold Ochre, Venetian Red, Raw Sienna, Raw Umber, Green Earth, Burnt Umber, and Fawn Ochre.
Complete 15-Color Set — Includes Titanium White, Hansa Yellow, Greenish Ochre, Burnt Sienna, Studio Red, Burnt Umber, Vagone Green, Ivory Black, Yellow Ochre, Raw Sienna, Caput Mortuum, Terre Pozzuli, Raw Umber, Royal Blue, and Slate Grey.
Note - Pigments are sold by weight, not by volume. Since pigments differ naturally in density, some jars may seem quite empty, while others are quite full.