Researching paint pigments

Today I’m continuing with research of paint pigment from Ancient Egypt, I think I’ve fallen in love with Ultramarine, the luminous blue derived from the mineral Lapis, from Afghanistan.

Just check out this rich palette of earth mineral pigments

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