Applies To Roman Lake Venetian Lake And Many Others; None Of

which, however beautiful or reputed, is entitled to the character of

stability either in hue, shade, or tint.


Is a resin brought from the East Indies. It is of a warm

semi-transparent, rather dull red colour, which is deepened by impure

air, and darkened by light. There are two or three sorts, but that in

drops is the best. White lead soon destroys it, and in oil it dries with

extreme difficulty. It is sometimes used to colour varnishes and

lackers, being soluble in oils and alcohol. Although it has been

recommended as a pigment, dragon's blood does not merit the attention of

the artist.


Antwerp Brown A Preparation For The Use Of Water-colour Artists Is Are Commercially Known As Emerald Green Malachite Green Scheele's facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail