Raw Umber

Raw Umber is a Series 1 semi-transparent color. It has a masstone of intense khaki brown, with a reddish khaki undertone. This color is nearly neutral but acts as a warm mixing colour. This color is available in 80ml, 250ml and 500ml sizes.

Color Detail



Blended with Titanium White

Washed with water


Color Information

  • Chemical Description: Natural Inorganic
  • Pigment Type: Natural Iron Oxide, contains traces of manganese
  • Lightfastness: 1
  • Permanency: Excellent
  • Pigment Strength: Not a strong colour
  • Colour Index Name: PBr 7
  • Opacity or Transparency: Semi-transparent

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