516 Green Earth contains pure natural earth extracted from efflorescenced calcium-magnesium-iron-silicate. It is not very colourful but perfectly transparent. It is recommenced for toning down skin tones in portrait and figure painting. The semi-staining nature means you can lift it moderately easily from the page to bring back highlights.
- Pigment Identification – PBr 7 PG 7 Earth Pigment and Phthtalocyanine Green
- Semi -staining – moderately easy to lift and remove from the page.
- **** Good Lightfastness
Schmincke Horadam Watercolours are available in 5 ml or 15 ml tubes as well half pan or full pan.