Naples Yellow

Naples Yellow is a Series 1 opaque color. It has a masstone of warm peach yellow, with an undertone displaying a richer yellow, used mainly in landscape paintings. This color is available in 80ml, 250ml and 500ml sizes.

Color Detail



Blended with Titanium White

Washed with water

Color Information

  • Chemical Description: Mixed Pigments
  • Pigment Type: Inorganic Titanium, Inorganic Yellow Ochre, Organic Arylamide Yellow
  • Lightfastness: 1
  • Permanency: Excellent
  • Pigment Strength: Strong
  • Colour Index Name: PW 6, PY 42, PY 74LF
  • Opacity or Transparency: Opaque

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