Originally made with Buckthorn berries native to the near east, but cultivated in Europe since Roman times. The ripe berries make a pink dye, while the unripe berries produce a yellow juice or sap used as a dye and to make a yellow Sap Green pigment. This blend is much more lightfast version of this historical color.
Color Index Name: PY150 / PG36 / PBk7 / PR101
Color Index Number: 74265 / 77491 / 12764 / 77266
Chemical Description: Nickel Complex Azo / Brominated and Chlorinated Copper Phthalocyanine / Nearly Pure Amorphous Carbon / Synthetic Iron Oxide
Lightfastness Rating: ASTM 1