Mineral Violet - Half pan

Mineral Violet - Half pan

9.00

PV16 | Excellent lightfastness | Semi-transparent

Mineral violet, also known as Manganese violet, is a very lightfast, semi-transparent, lightly staining, dark valued, granulating red violet pigment. While it has an assertive and distinctive pigment personality, this becomes less conspicuous when the paint is part of a shadow mixture.

Made from PV16 pigment, pure gum arabic crystals, local acacia honey, rosemary essential oil and a natural preservative. Every batch of paint is mulled by hand on a glass slab and poured into pans. Unlike commercially "extruded" paints, each pan is poured multiple times and dries over two to three weeks. This intensive process creates a very pigmented, luminous and pure paint that activates easily when wet.

Each half-pan is packaged in a small bag with original marbled paper by Florentine artisan workshop Giulio Giannini e Figlio.

A. Gallo Colors are 100% handmade. Pans may contain small imperfections like tiny bubbles and minor blemishes. This does not effect the quality of the paint and is a sign of the human touch that goes into making each and every unique pan.

Half pans present a choking hazard and are not intended for use by children. Please also keep out of reach of pets. A. Gallo Colors are all cadmium, cobalt, lead and mercury free.

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