Colour: Dark Brown

Details: Dry Ground Pigment

Technical characteristics : 
Chemical name : mixture of naturals oxides 

Color index : Br7
Apparent density : 814 g/l 
UV resistance : good
Coloring power : good


Use : lime, wax, paint, plaster, fresco, glaze, cement, fine arts.
This pigment is in powder. For use in artistic paint, it should be finely ground in a mortar before mixing it with the binder.

Linseed oil : dilute the powder in some turpentine oil before adding it to linseed oil.
Paint with water/lime paste : dilute the pigment in some water to make it liquid before incorporating it into the paint.
Lime powder/cement/plaster : directly incorporate the pigment (up to 10% based on the weight of the binder), then mix in order to stain all of your binder.

Color : gray brown pulling toward black with a transparent binder. Medium gray very slightly brown colored with a white binder.

This pigment is 100% natural. 

Made in Italy.
History : This earth was originally harvested in peat or lignite deposits. Because of its poor resistance to light it was replaced in the nineteenth century by pigments based on calcined oxides. 

Brun de Cassel DÍtalie Dry Ground Pigment Powder