Spanish red oxide
A dull red earth pigment originally otained from Spain. Spanish red contains red iron oxide. The coarse grain, inexpensive colorant is used in industrial paints.
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- Ralph Mayer, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)
- Art and Architecture Thesaurus Online, http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabulary/aat/, J. Paul Getty Trust, Los Angeles, 2000