Yellow ochre

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History of Yellow ochre:

Used throughout history, these permanent pigments can be safely mixed with other pigments. Ochres vary widely in transparency; some are quite opaque, while others are valued for their use as glazes.

When was Yellow ochre used?

Discovery Used until
prehistoric, artificial (1920s) continues in use

Use of Yellow ochre among paintings in the SchackGallery, Munich:

Source: Kühn