Weld Yellow

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The watercolor WELD YELLOW is prepared from Reseda luteola, a weed which is widespread all over the World. It gives a bright yellow color, not very intense, but really transparent. Luteolin is the molecule (a flavone): it is the most lightfast organic natural yellow. This color was often used in the past, both alone, and together with blue obtained from indigo.

Code: RES

Colouring agent: Luteolin

C.I.: NY 2

Lightfastness: 4/5

Transparency: Transparent

Series: 5

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