Cotman Watercolour Paint Half Pans
HA-0301003 - Cotman Watercolour Alizarin Crimson Hue Half Pan
Alizarin Crimson Hue is a quinacridrone based pigment closely resembling genuine Alizarin Crimson. It is a transparent red pigment with blue undertones.
HA-0301074 - Cotman Watercolour Burnt Sienna Half Pan
Burnt Sienna is a rich brown pigment made by burning Raw Sienna. Named after Siena in Italy where the pigment was sourced during the Renaissance it is a transparent pigment with red-brown tones.
HA-0301076 - Cotman Watercolour Burnt Umber Half Pan
A rich dark brown pigment Burnt Umber is made from natural brown clays found in earth. It was named after Umbria a region in Italy where it was mined. Burning the raw pigment intensifies its colour.
HA-0301090 - Cotman Watercolour Cadmium Orange Hue Half Pan
Cadmium Orange Hue is composed of several pigments closely resembling genuine Cadmium Orange. It is a versatile bright mid-range orange.
HA-0301095 - Cotman Watercolour Cadmium Red Hue Half Pan
Cadmium Red Hue is a strong mid-range red colour. It is a carefully selected combination of pigments closely matching genuine Cadmium Red.
HA-0301098 - Cotman Watercolour Cadmium Red Deep Hue Half Pan
A rich dark red Cadmium Red Deep Hue is a carefully selected combination of pigments closely resembling genuine Cadmium Red Deep.
HA-0301103 - Cotman Watercolour Cadmium Red Pale Hue Half Pan
Cadmium Red Light Hue is a pale red pigment .It has been formulated to resemble genuine Cadmium Red Light.
HA-0301109 - Cotman Watercolour Cadmium Yellow Hue Half Pan
Cadmium Yellow Hue is a warm mid-range yellow made from arylide pigments to resemble genuine Cadmium Yellow. It is a reddish yellow with good tinting properties. Arylide yellow is part of the Hansa Yellows which were first developed in the early 1900s in Germany by the Hoechst company
HA-0301119 - Cotman Watercolour Cadmium Yellow Pale Hue Half Pan
Cadmium Yellow Pale Hue is a strong light yellow made from arylide yellow pigments to closely resemble genuine Cadmium Yellow Pale.
HA-0301139 - Cotman Watercolour Cerulean Blue Hue Half Pan
Cerulean Blue Hue is a bright blue pigment with green undertones. It is a careful combination of pigments closely resembling genuine Cerulean Blue.
HA-0301150 - Cotman Watercolour Chinese White Half Pan
Chinese White is a zinc based opaque white. Winsor and Newton were the first to sell Chinese White in England in 1834. It was named after the popular Chinese porcelain imported at the time.
HA-0301179 - Cotman Watercolour Cobalt Blue Hue Half Pan
Cobalt Blue Hue is a clean blue pigment closely resembling Cobalt Blue. Genuine Cobalt was discovered in 1802 by French chemist Thénard as an alternative pigment to the expensive Lapis Lazuli blue.
HA-0301231 - Cotman Watercolour Dioxazine Violet Half Pan
Winsor Violet (Dioxazine) is a vivid mid-shade purple pigment. When undiluted it can be used as a deep black. It is a transparent coal tar pigment and was introduced into the Cotman range in the 1960s.
HA-0301235 - Cotman Watercolour Emerald Half Pan
Winsor Emerald is a bright clean opaque emerald colour. First documented in 1822 it originally contained arsenic and is said to have killed Napoleon as his wallpaper in St Helens was emerald green. Cotman have created a non-toxic version closely matching the original colour.
HA-0301266 - Cotman Watercolour Gamboge Hue Half Pan
Recently reformulated Gamboge Hue is a warm yellow pigment resembling genuine Gamboge. Made from tree resin genuine Gamboge was brought to Europe in 1603 and was believed to carry medicinal cures but was found to have toxic properties.
HA-0301312 - Cotman Watercolour Hooker\'s Green Dark Half Pan
Hooker\'s Green Dark is a rich dark green with a blue tint. A mixed pigment colour it was originally created by 19th c English botanist illustrator William J Hooker.
HA-0301314 - Cotman Watercolour Hooker\'s Green Light Half Pan
Hooker\'s Green Light is a rich pale green. A mixed pigment colour it was originally created by 19th c English botanist illustrator William J Hooker.
HA-0301317 - Cotman Watercolour Indian Red Half Pan
Indian Red is an opaque red with blue undertones. Originally made of natural red iron oxides found in earth it is one of the oldest pigments and is favoured for its permanence.
HA-0301322 - Cotman Watercolour Indigo Half Pan
Indigo is a deep blue pigment that can range from dark black to pale blue. Originally extracted from plants similar to blue woad used by the ancient Britons it was synthesised in 1878 in Germany. It is one of the oldest blue pigments used universally.
HA-0301327 - Cotman Watercolour Intense Blue (Phthalo Blue) Half Pan
Intense Blue (Phthalo Blue) is a deep intense blue which when undiluted forms an inky blue-black. It is made from the modern pigment Phthalocyanine which was introduced in the 1930s.
HA-0301329 - Cotman Watercolour Intense Green (Phthalo Green) Half Pan
Intense Green (Phthalo Shade) is a brilliant transparent green pigment with a yellow undertone. A modern pigment it was introduced in 1930s.
HA-0301331 - Cotman Watercolour Ivory Black Half Pan
Ivory black is a stable all-round black with brown undertones and excellent tinting powers. Its name stems from the traditional method for obtaining it: roasting elephant tusks.
HA-0301337 - Cotman Watercolour Lamp Black Half Pan
Lamp Black is one of the oldest pigments. It is made of pure carbon originally from the residual soot of burnt oil lamps. It is black with a bluish tint producing a variety of cool blue greys.
HA-0301346 - Cotman Watercolour Lemon Yellow Hue Half Pan
Lemon Yellow Hue is a strong mid-range yellow made from arylamide pigment. It closely resembles genuine Lemon Yellow which was discontinued many years ago due to the toxicity of the Barium Chromate pigment.