In ancient China, the color yellow was reserved for members of the Imperial family. Yellow represented the sun and the precious metal, gold. By the time of the Qing Dynasty (1600 CE), each yellow hue was codified with the familial placement of the individual wearing it.
This brilliant “marigold” yellow is used in the Asian set.
- Country of origin: Canada
- Transparency: opaque
- Lightfastness: n/a
- Composition: n/a
- MSDS/SDS avail: n/a
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.