Lightfastness: Completely Lightfast, even when lightened ★★★
Opacity: Transparent / Opaque ◪
Characteristics: Red with a hint of Blue
Reds: The reds are composed of azo and quinacridone pigments. The azo pigments are organic pigments, with the oldest ones dating back to the beginning of the century. These azo pigments have medium coloring power and are well colored. They are reasonably transparent and chemically stable. The quinacridones are very powerful and deep and have an excellent lightfast quality. They are very transparent.
Drying: The drying time for Charbonnel reds is 15 - 20 days.
|★★★ Completely Light-fast colors, even when lightened||◻ Transparent Colors|
|★★Very Light-fast colors||◪ Transparent / Opaque Colors|
|★ Light-fast colors used in a pure state||◼ Opaque Colors|
| PW = White Pigment ||PO = Orange Pigment|| PB = Blue Pigment |
| PBr = Brown Pigment || PV = Violet Pigment || PY = Yellow Pigment |
| PR = Red Pigment || PG = Green Pigment || PBk = Black Pigment |