Creamy black, very slight bluish undertone, good for making India black ink as well as pigments. Prehistoric pigment made in Italy from burnt twigs, vines, bones and other materials, trace black oxide. Use to darken transparent and semi-transparent colors. Add this color to yellow for a dark foliage green.
AKA: bone black, vine black, ivory black, India black, [Fr] noir de carbone, [It] cornu cervium
5 grams Carbon Black Pigment: $0.75
Color swatch and Chinese lantern painted by Elizabeth Comer