Vermilion Watercolor Paint
Vermilion is an opaque, deep red from vermilion (mercuric sulfide) made by the dry process in China. Vermilion is found on the works of most major watercolorists of the 18th and 19th centuries.
Rublev Colours Vermilion Watercolor is an opaque, deep red from vermilion (mercuric sulfide) made by the dry process in China. Vermilion is found on the works of most major watercolorists of the 18th and 19th centuries. It was used by manuscript illuminators since earliest times.
Note: Colors swatches are shown in mass tone at the top, mixed with an equal amount of water, and brushed out toward the bottom. All pictures of color swatches on this website are only approximations of the actual color of the watercolor paint. We have taken every care to match the color in these pictures on calibrated color monitors to the actual color. However, because of the wide variance in color monitors, the results you get may vary.
|Colour Index:||Pigment Red 106 (77766)|
|Chemical Name:||Mercuric Sulfide|
For a detailed explanation of the terms in the table above, please visit Composition and Permanence.
Note: Some separation of pigment and medium may occur in Rublev Colours Watercolors and is a natural process when no stabilizers are added to paint to prevent this from occurring.
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California Proposition 65: This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.
|GHS07: Exclamation Mark||GHS09: Environment|
Signal Word: Danger
H317 May cause an allergic skin reaction.
H302 Harmful if swallowed.
H332 Harmful if inhaled.
H360 May damage fertility or the unborn child.
H373 May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
H410 Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.
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EU Health Properties
EUH031: Contact with acids liberates toxic gas.
Potential Health Effects
Inhalation May be harmful if inhaled. May cause respiratory tract irritation.
Skin May be harmful if absorbed through skin. May cause skin irritation.
Eyes May cause eye irritation.
Ingestion May be harmful if swallowed.
Health Hazard: 2
Physical Hazards: 0
Health Hazard: 2
Reactivity Hazard: 0