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The EXTRA Renesans oil paint line is based only on inorganic pigments and with high quality saffron oil . The line offers exceptionally clean and intense colours and high resistance to light. Specifically natural cadmiums, cobalts, and iron oxides. The special formula and careful production process provide a unique product with nice consistency and saturation and strong expression. Individual colours have different drying time (between 2 and 8 days), which can be reduced with appropriate agents.
The range includes 28 paint colours available in 20 ml tubes.
Opacity and glazing properties
The opacity of a pigmented colour is not only depending on the thickness of the colour application but also on the kind and concentration of the pigment as well as on the kind binder in the colour. all colours have been submitted to the same testing method: satndardized application on black and white striped saturated base. this allows a classification with the following 4 symbols:
Opaque Semi-opaque Semi-transparent Transparent
This describes the durability of a colour in daylight. A number of influencing factors play a role too, like intensity of sunlight, temperature, moisture, oxygen or gas content of the air.
III Excellent II Good I Medium 0 Limited 00 Less 000 Not
Color Index and Pigments names
The Color Index system is an international standard to denominate dyes and pigments. A combination of letters and numbers indicate the colour category. For example: PO 20, means Pigment Orange 20. Color Index names are: PW (Pigment White) / PY (Pigment Yellow) / PO (Pigment Orange) / PR (Pigment Red) / PV (Pigment Violet) / PB (Pigment Blue) / PG (Pigment Green) / PBr (Pigment Brown) / PBk (Pigment Black).