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Oxide of Chromium (No. 305)

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Inorganic – A mid-19th century metallic oxide, with solid covering power and little tinting strength. It is a heavy, vegetable green that can be surprisingly enlivened by adding yellows. Landscapists find that its range in mixes and hues makes it a staple green. It acts very well as a complementary to active red hues.

Colour Index PG17
Drying Average
Transparency Opaque
Lightfastness Excellent
Oil Content Low
Tint Power Average
Toxicity Non-Toxic
ASTM D-4236  yes

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