Titanium yellow

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PY053 Titanium yellow.TIF


A synthetic yellow pigment. Titanium yellow is a solid mixture of oxides of Nickel, Antimony, and Titanium. It was introduced in 1954 by the Harshaw Chemical Company in Cleveland (de Keijzer 1990).

Synonyms and Related Terms

Pigment Yellow 53; CI 77788; amarillo de titanio (Esp.); jaune de titane (Fr.); amarelo de titânio (Port.)

Composition NiO-Sb2O3-20TiO2

Additional Information

° M.de Keijzer "A Brief Survey of the Synthetic Inorganic Artists' Pigments Discovered in the 20th Century" ICOM Preprints, Dresden 1990 p. 214-219.