Bone brown

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Description

A blackish-brown carbon pigment made from the incomplete combustion of bones (Mayer 1969).

Synonyms and Related Terms

marrone d'ossa (It.)

Additional Information

R. Mayer, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, Harper and Row, New York, 1969.

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • Ralph Mayer, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)

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