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Color Index  Color Index International

Rex Art has provided the following index as a color guide to assist you in choosing color. The index shows the color common name, index name, vehicle compatibility and various alternate names used across different lines of paint.

The Color Index Name is a type of international shorthand for identifying colors. The name consists of the following parts:

  1. The category and type of dye or pigment
  2. General hue
  3. Assigned number

An example would be Cobalt Blue (PB 28):

  1. Pigment - as opposed to a dye
  2. Blue
  3. 28

Color Index Name abbreviations are:

Natural Red NR   Pigment Blue PB
Pigment Black PBk   Pigment Brown PBr
Pigment Green PG   Pigment Orange PO
Pigment Violet PV   Pigment White PW
Pigment Yellow PY      
 

Lightfastness (LF) ratings:

1 - Excellent Lightfastness

2 - Very Good Lightfastness

3 - Not Sufficiently Lightfast

Colors and their Index Names

Different colors will sometimes have the same Index Name. Each color is a modification due to variances in cooking processes, various impurities found at different pigment sites, or various chemical additions that modify the original pigment.

Select a letter to go to that color group.

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Common Name

LF

Index Name Vehicle Compatibility Alternate Names 
Alizarin Brown 3 variation of PR 83 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Brown madder, Madder brown
Alizarin Crimson 3 PR 83 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Alizarin Lake, Red Scarlet
Alizarin Lake, Red Scarlet 3 PR 83 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Alizarin crimson
Anthrapyrimidine Yellow 1 PY 108 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Antimony Yellow 1 PY 41 Oil, alkyd, encaustic Naples Yellow, Lead Antimoniate
Antwerp Red 1 PR 102 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Light Red
Armenian Bole 1 PR 102 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Natural red iron oxide
Artificial Ultramarine 1 PB 29 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel,  encaustic Ultramarine
Aureolin 2 PY 40 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, encaustic Cobalt Yellow
Avignon Orange 1 PR 206 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Quinacridone
Azurite   see cobalt    
Benzimidazolone Oranges 1 PO 36, PO 60, PO62 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Benzimidazolone Yellows 1 PY 151, PY 154, PY 156, PY 175 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel,  encaustic  
Berlin Blue 1 PB 27 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Prussian blue, Paris blue, Milori blue, Chinese blue
Bitumen       Asphaltum
Black Lead       Graphite
Black Oxide of Iron 1 PBk 11 Oil, alkyd, acrylics, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Mars Black
Bleu Celeste 1 PB 35 Oil, alkyd, acrylics, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Cerulean Blue
Blue Malachite   see cobalt   Azurite
Bone Black 1 PBk 9 Oil, alkyd, acrylics,  tempera,  pastel,  encaustic Ivory Black
Brilliant Yellow (Jaune Brilliant) 1 PY 41 Oil, alkyd,  encaustic Naples yellow
Bronze Blue 1 PB 27 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Prussian Blue
Burgundy Violet 1 PV 16 Oil, alkyd, acrylics, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Manganese violet
Burnt Ochre 1 PR 102 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Calcined red iron oxide
Burnt Sienna 1 PBr 7 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Burnt sienna, Italian earth, brown iron oxide
Burnt Umber 1 PBr 7 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Italian earth
Cadmium Green  1 PY 35 + PG 7 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, fresco, encaustic  
Cadmium Orange 1 PO 20, PO 23  Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, fresco, encaustic  
Cadmium Red 1 PR 108, PR 113 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, fresco, encaustic  
Cadmium Red Orange 1 PR 108 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Cadmium Yellow (light, lemon, medium, deep) 1 PY 35, PY37 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, fresco, encaustic  
Caput Mortuum 1 PR 101 Oil, alkyd, acrylics, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Mars Violet, English red, Indian red, Venetian red, Mars red
Carbon Black 1 PBk 7 Oil, alkyd, acrylics,  tempera,  pastel,  encaustic Carbon Black, Furnace Black
Carmine 3 fugitive color - PR 83 Oil, alkyd  
Casali's Green 1 PG 18 Oil, alkyd, acrylics,  tempera,  pastel,  encaustic Viridian, Guignet's green
Cassel Earth 3 not-permanent Oil, alkyd, acrylics,  tempera,  pastel,  encaustic  
Cassel Green 1 variation of PB 33 Oil, alkyd, acrylics, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Manganese green
Celadon Green 1 PG 23 Oil, alkyd, acrylics, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Green Earth. Bohemian, Cyprian, Verona and Tyrolen greens
Cerulean Blue 1 PB 35 Oil, alkyd, acrylics, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Corruleum Blue
Ceruse 1 PW 1 Oil, alkyd, acrylics,  tempera,  pastel,  encaustic Obsolete name for Lead White.
Chestnut Brown 1 PBr 7 Oil, alkyd, acrylics, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Raw Umber
Chinese Blue 1 PB 27 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Variation of Prussian Blue
Chinese Vermilion 1 PR 106 Oil, alkyd, acrylics Vermilion, Cinnabar
Chinese White 1 PW 4 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Zinc White, Permanent white
Chrome Orange, Red, Yellow   Replaced by Cadmiums    
Chromium Oxide Green 1 PG 17 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Oxide of Chromium
Cobalt Blue 1 PB 28 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Thenard's blue
Cobalt Green 1 PG 50 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel  
Cobalt Teal 1 PG 50 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Light green oxide
Cobalt Titanate Green 1 PG 50 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Cobalt Turquois 1 PB 36 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Cobalt Ultramarine 1 PB 28 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Gahn's blue
Cobalt Violet 1 PV 14 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Cobalt violet phosphate
Cobalt Yellow 2 PY 40 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Aureolin
Coelin 1 PB 35 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Cerulean blue
Cremnitz White 1 PW 1 Oil, alkyd, Flake white, Lead white, Silver white
Crimson Lake 1 PR 122, PR 206 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Quinacridone
Cupric Green  1 PG 36 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, fresco, encaustic Brominated Phthalocyanine
Davy's Gray   Powdered slate Oil, alkyd, acrylics,  tempera,  pastel,  encaustic  
Diarylide Yellow 1 PY 83 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Diazo yellow
Dioxazoine Purple 2 PV 23 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Dioxazoine Purple, carbazole violet
Dutch White 1 PW 1 Oil, alkyd Flake white, Lead white, Cremnitz white
Emerald Chromium Oxide 1 PG 18 Oil, alkyd, acrylics,  tempera,  pastel,  encaustic Viridian green
Emerald Green 3 Copper aceto-arsenate not - permanent Schweinfurt green, Scheele green
English Vermilion   Genuine Vermilion made in England    
Euchrome 1 PBr 7 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Burnt Umber
Faience Blue 1 PB 60 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, fresco, encaustic Indanthrone blue
Flake White 1 PW 1 Oil, Alkyd Cremnitz white, Lead white, Silver white
Flavanthrone Yellow 1 PY 112 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic  
French Blue 1 PB 29 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Artificial Ultramarine
Gamboge     Watercolor yellow gum from Thailand. Not true pigment color
Garnet Lake 1 PR 88 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Thioindigold
Chromium Oxide Green 1 PG 17 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, fresco, encaustic Chrome Oxide Green
Golden Lake   PV 49 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Quinacridone
Golden Ochre 1 PY 43 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic variety of Yellow ochre
Green Earth 1 PG 23 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic  
Green Gold 1 PG 10 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel,  encaustic Nickel azo yellow, green gold
Guignet's Green 1 PG 18 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel,  encaustic Viridian
Gulf Red 1 PR 102 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Old term for natural red iron oxide
Hansa Yellows 2,2,1,1,1,2 PY1, PY 3, PY 65, PY 73, PY 74, PY 98 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Arylide yellow, brilliant yellow, monoazo
Hooker's Green 3 PG 8 Acrylics, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic  
Indanthrone Blue 1 PB 60 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Anthraquinone blue
Indian Red 1 PR 101 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic English red, Venetian red, Mars red, Mars violet
Indigo   not-permanent    
Iron Blue 1 PB 27 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel. Prussian blue, Paris blue, Milori blue, Chinese blue
Iron Yellow 1 PY 42 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Mars yellow
Isoindoline Yellow 1 PY 139 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel  
Italian Earth 1 PBr 7 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco Burnt Sienna, natural brown iron oxide
Ivory Black 1 PBk 9 Oil, alkyd, watercolor,  tempera, encaustic, pastel. Bone black
Jaune Brilliant 1 PY 41 Oil, alkyd, encaustic Naples Yellow
King's Blue 1 PB 28 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic, fresco Cobalt Blue
Krems White 1 PW 1 Oil, alkyd Cremnitz white, Flake white
Lampblack 1 PBk 6 Oil, alkyd, gouache, tempera, encaustic, pastel. Carbon black, Vegetable black
Lapis Lazuli -  originally crushed semiprecious stone   replaced by PB 29 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Ultramarine
Lemon Yellow 1 PY 35 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel. Barium Yellow
Leyden Blue 1 PB 28 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel. variety of cobalt blue
Light Red 1 PR 102 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Litharge   Lead monoxide Obsolete as a paint pigment used as a drier in varnish cooking  
Madder Brown 3 PR 83 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Brown Madder ( Alizarin)
Madder Lake   NR 9 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic Rose Madder
Malachite   Native basic carbonate of copper Not reliable  
Manganese Blue 1 PB 33 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Manganese Violet 1 PV 16 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, casein, pastel, encaustic  
Mars Black 1 PBk 11 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, fresco, encaustic Synthetic Iron Oxide
Mars Brown 1 PBk 11+ PR 101 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Mars Orange 1 PY 42 + PR 101 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Synthetic Iron Oxide
Mars Red 1 PR 101 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Synthetic Iron Oxide
Mars Yellow 1 PR 42 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Synthetic Iron Oxide
Mars Violet 1 PR 101 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Synthetic Iron Oxide
Milori Blue 1 PB 27 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Prussian blue
Mineral Blue 1 PB 33 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Azurite, Antwerp blue and Manganese blue
Mineral Brown 1 PBr 7 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Burnt Umber
Mineral Green 1 PBk 11, PBr 6, PR 101, PY 42 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Malachite, Bremen Green
Mineral Violet 1 PV 15, PV 16 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Ultramarine violet, Manganese violet
Minium   Red Lead    
Mittler's Green   PG 18 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic a variety of Viridian
Montpelier Green   Verdigris    
Munich Lake   Carmine - fugitive Oil, Alkyd Carmine
Naphthol Reds 2,1,2,2,2,1,2,1 PR 5,  PR 7, PR 9, PR 14, PR112, PR119, PR 170, PR 188 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Naples Yellow (real) 1 PY 41 Oil, alkyd,  encaustic Antimony yellow
Naples Yellow  Light (hue) 1 PY 97 + PW 4 + PY 42 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Naples Yellow Reddish (hue) 1 PO 43 + PW 4 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Naples Yellow Deep (hue) 1 PY 42 + PW 4 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Nickel Azo Yellow 1 PY 150 Oil, alkyd,  pastel, encaustic Green Gold (PG 10)
Nickel Dioxine Yellow 1 PY 153 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic  
Nickel Titanate Yellow 1 PY 53 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Ochre 1 PY 43 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Yellow Ochre
Olive Green   Mixture Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Orange Lake 1 PO 43 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Orient Yellow 1 PY 37 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic variety of Deep Cadmium Yellow
Pannetier's Green 1 PG 18 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Viridian
Paris Blue 1 PB 27 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel Prussian Blue
Payne's Gray 1 Mixture PB 29 + PBk 11 + PY 43 Oils, Alkyds, Watercolor  
Perinone Orange 1 PO 43 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Permalba 1 Mixed white trade name Oil  
Permanent Red 2 PR 9, PR 112 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Naphthol Red
Permanent Violet 1 PV 16 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Manganese violet
Persian Gulf Oxide 1 PR 102 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Red Oxide
Perylene Maroon 1 PR 179 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Phthalocyanine Blue 1 PB 15, PB 16 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Phthalocyanine Green 1 PG 7, PG 36 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Plumbago   Graphite    
Pompeian Red 1 PR 102 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Red Oxide
Pozzuoli Blue       Egyptian Blue
Pozzuoli Red       Red Oxide
Primary Blue 1 PB 15:3    
Primary Red - Magenta 1 PV 19 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Quinacridone
Primary Yellow 1 PY 97 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Arylide Yellow
Prussian Blue 1 PB 27 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel  
Prussian Green       Brunswick green
Quinacridone colors 1 PO 48, PO 49, PR 122, PR 192, PR 297, PR 209, PV 19 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Raw Sienna 1 PBr 7 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Raw Umber 1 PBr 7 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Red Ochre 1 PR 102 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Natural Red Iron Oxide
Red Oxide 1 PR 101 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Synthetic Red Iron Oxide
Rose Lake 1 PV 19 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Quinacridone
Rose Madder   weak variety of NR  9 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, encaustic  
Sap Green (permanent) 1 PG 17 + PY 42 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Real Sap Green is fugitive
Sandal Red   PR 254 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Pyrrole-Pyrrole
Scarlet Vermillion 1 PR 106 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Silver White 1 PW1 or PW 4   nonstandard term used for both flake white and zinc white
Terra Rosa 1 PR 101 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Venetian Red
Terre Verte 1 PG 23 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Green Earth
Thalo Blue and Green 1 PB15 , PB7 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic American Proprietary name for the Phthalocyanine colors
Thalo Red Rose 1 PR 192 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic American proprietary name for Quinacridone red
Titanium Dioxide 1 PW 6 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Titanium White
Tiziano Red   PR 209 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Quinacridone
Transparent Gold Ochre 1 PY 43 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Yellow Ochre
Transparent Oxide of Chromium 1 PG 18 Oil, alkyd, tempera,  pastel,  encaustic Viridian
Transparent Mars Brown 1 PR 101 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Synthetic Iron Oxide
Turquoise Green 1 PB 16 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, fresco, encaustic  
Ultramarine Blue 1 PB 29 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel,  encaustic  
Ultramarine Red or Violet 1 PV 15 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Vandyke Brown   Native earth Not for permanent painting  
Venetian Red 1 PR 101 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Synthetic Red Iron Oxide
Verdetta 1 PG 23 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Green earth
Vermilion 1 PR 106 Oil, Alkyd, Acrylic  
Verona Brown   Calcined variation of PG 23 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Veronese Green (misnomer) 1 PG 23 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic applied to: Verona green, Viridian, Chrome green
Vert Emeraude 1 PG 18 Oil, alkyd,  tempera, pastel, encaustic Viridian
Verzino Violet 1 PR 122 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Quinacridone
Violet Lake 2 PB 23 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, fresco, encaustic Dioxazoine
Violet Ultramarine 1 PV 15 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel,  encaustic Ultramarine violet
Viridian 1 PG 18 Oil, alkyd,  tempera, pastel, encaustic  
White Lead 1 PW 1 Oil, Alkyd Flake White, Lead White, Cremnitz white...
Winsor Blue 1 PB 15 , PB 16 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Proprietary Winsor and Newton name for Phthalocyanine Blue
Yellow Ochre 1 PY 43 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic  
Yellow Oxide of Iron 1 PY 42 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Mars Yellow
Zinc White 1 PW 4 Oil, alkyd, watercolor, gouache, tempera, casein, pastel, fresco, encaustic Zinc Oxide
Zinc Yellow       Obsolete, poisonous

The following sites are also a useful reference for colors and their chemical make up:

ASTM - American Society for Testing and Materials         Society of Dyers and Colourist

The above information is provided as a reference only and is not warranted for accuracy.

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