Artists' Gloss Varnish

From CAMEO
Revision as of 15:27, 29 November 2016 by KStacy (talk | contribs)
Jump to: navigation, search
Artists' Gloss Varnish

Description

[Winsor & Newton] A brand name for a polycyclohexanone based varnish that was previously sold as Winton Varnish. Artists' Gloss Varnish is composed of 46% Laropal K-80 dissolved in mineral spirits with no additional components. The non-yellowing coating is typically used over oil, alkyd, or acrylic paints.

FTIR

Artist's Gloss varnish FTIR.PNG


Synonyms and Related Terms

Winton Varnish;

Bottles of Winsor & Newton Artists' Varnish

Other Properties

Soluble in petroleum hydrocarbons, turpentine, isopropanol. Insoluble in water.

Molecular Weight Tg = 43 C
Refractive Index 1.53

Additional Information

° M.McGinn, "Proprietary Varnishes Based on Ketone Resins" AIC Painting Conservation Catalog, Varnishes and Surface Coatings, p.93, 1998.

Sources Checked for Data in Record

Retrieved from "http://cameo.mfa.org/index.php?title=Artists%27_Gloss_Varnish&oldid=55952"