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Michael Harding Handmade Oil 40ml tube-	Deep Purple (Dioxazine) 40ml (series 3)

Michael Harding Handmade Oil 40ml tube- Deep Purple (Dioxazine) 40ml (series 3)

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Organic – Deep Purple has tremendous use in all aspects of painting but should be used with caution by new artists as it has a tint power only matched by the Phthalocyanines.

When combined with whites it produces remarkable shades.

Also, a slight addition to transparent yellows, such as Indian Yellow, produces some extraordinary results that one can only describe as dark yellow, which as a concept can be a little strange.

  • Colour Index: PV23

  • Drying: Average

  • Transparency: Transparent

  • Lightfastness Excellent

  • Oil Content: High

  • Tint Power: High

  • Toxicity: Non-Toxic

  • ASTM D-4236 

Widely recognised as one of the best Oil Colour Paints available, thanks to the high pigment levels used in their manufacture they give strong colours that are vibrant and true providing great coverage and highly resistant to fading.

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Michael Harding Oil paints are made by hand in Wales, adopting techniques dating back to the days of the Old Masters. 

A popular Artist in his own right Michael Harding states "As an artist and painter I wanted to create colours that were true and vibrant, and paint which was beautiful and durable"

The paints are described as having a buttery, creamy texture that are easy to handle and their texture is easily manipulated.