Linseed oil varnish
A processed linseed oil that has been heated (100-200C) for several hours. Small amounts of driers, such as cobalt or lead salts may be added, such as for linoleate varnish. Linseed oil varnish dries with a high glossy sheen and is used for industrial paints, varnishes, enamels, and for patent leather.
Synonyms and Related Terms
linoleate varnish; barniz de aceite de lino (Esp.); barniz de aceite de linaza (Esp.)
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- M. Doerner, The Materials of the Artist, Harcourt, Brace & Co., 1934