Medium rusty brown composed of silica, iron, aluminum, trace minerals from the Armenian mountains. Mixes with other pigments and mediums; needs long grinding for oil paints. Semi-transparent, slight flocculation, good lightfastness, mild staining, good tinting strength. Warm tone, dark value; similar to Terra Cotta, Van Dyke Brown, Armenian Bole, Crimson Light, Mummy Red Brown.
Price: 5 gm Earth Red: $0.75
Color swatch painted by Elizabeth Comer