Matisse Orange DPP has all the best attributes of a pyrrole pigment. It is a deeper, slightly redder orange than Cadmium Orange. It is opaque and a clean bright color and is highly lightfast even in the lightest tints. It is the most lightfast choice for the artist who wishes to avoid the health concerns of cadmium. The pyrrole pigments can safely be used around children and have no significant environmental concerns.
Chemical Description: Diketo pyrrole pyrrole
Pigment Number: PO73
Lightfastness Rating: ASTM I
Pigment Opacity: Opaque
Paint Opacity: Opaque