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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
  
A permanent brown alizarin lake made from charred [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=madder madder] or [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=alizarin%2C%20natural alizarin].  The transparent pigment was formerly made from madder but now made with [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=alizarin%2C%20synthetic synthetic alizarin] (Mayer 1969).
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A permanent brown alizarin lake made from charred [[madder]] or [[alizarin, natural|alizarin]].  The transparent pigment was formerly made from madder but now made with [[alizarin, synthetic|synthetic alizarin]] (Mayer 1969).
  
 
== Synonyms and Related Terms ==
 
== Synonyms and Related Terms ==
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brown madder; rubens madder; Reubens madder
 
brown madder; rubens madder; Reubens madder
  
== Additional Information ==
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==Resources and Citations==
 
 
R. Mayer, ''A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques'', Harper and Row, New York, 1969.
 
 
 
== Authority ==
 
  
 
* R. J. Gettens, G.L. Stout, ''Painting Materials, A Short Encyclopaedia'', Dover Publications, New York, 1966  Comment: p. 100
 
* R. J. Gettens, G.L. Stout, ''Painting Materials, A Short Encyclopaedia'', Dover Publications, New York, 1966  Comment: p. 100

Latest revision as of 11:29, 16 October 2022

Brown Madder

Description

A permanent brown alizarin lake made from charred Madder or alizarin. The transparent pigment was formerly made from madder but now made with synthetic alizarin (Mayer 1969).

Synonyms and Related Terms

brown madder; rubens madder; Reubens madder

Resources and Citations

  • R. J. Gettens, G.L. Stout, Painting Materials, A Short Encyclopaedia, Dover Publications, New York, 1966 Comment: p. 100
  • Ralph Mayer, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)

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