FRENCH HAVANE OCHER
Golden-orange, slightly brownish; mined in France. Prehistoric natural earth, ocher, trace minerals, but not by this name. Used for Medieval mettere d’oro (gilded effect). Lightfast, mixes with all mediums and pigments.
AKA: Havana orange, French ocher [Fr] ocre Havane.
- Country of origin: France
- Transparency: Semi-transparent
- Lightfastness: Medium
- Compatibility: Acrylics, Lime / Fresco, Ceramic, Oil, Tempera, Watercolor / Gouache, Silicate binder, Waterglas, Cement
- Chemical formula: SiO2 + AlO3 + Fe2O3 + Fe3O4.
- MSDS/SDS avail: Yes
General protective measures:
Always wear a dust mask, gloves, apron and eye protection.
These dry pigments are not sold for cosmetic, food, pharmaceutical or tattoo use.
Keep away from foodstuffs and drinks. Do not eat, drink or smoke during work. Wash hands before breaks and at the end of work. Do not allow children or pets to contact these art materials.