|Colour Index ||PR 101 |
|Drying Speed ||Fast |
|Opacity Covering and Tint Power ||Semi-Opaque |
|Lightfastness ||Excellent |
|Oil Content ||Low, Linseed |
|Toxic ||No |
|Conforms To ||ASTM D-4236 |
Venetian Red is synthetic Iron Oxide, a heavy red, which yields fruity fleshy hues, and makes great sonority when mixed with the Yellow Lakes.
Favored by many portrait and landscape artists as a staple.