Winsor & Newton | Cotman Watercolours | Payne’s Grey | 21 ML | 465
Payne’s Gray is a dark blue grey made from a mixture of Ultramarine, Mars Black and sometimes Crimson. It was named after the 18th c. water-colourist William Payne who created the mixture and often recommended it to his students as an alternative to plain black.
Colour Number 465
Opacity Description Transparent
Lightfastness Code II
Lightfastness Description Very Good
Pigment Codes PB15 • PB29 • PBk7
- 8 ML
- 21 ML
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