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Pronounced Colour Intensity - Vibrant colour intensity and superior transparency distinguish LUKAS Aquarell 1862 Watercolours from lesser contenders. Utilizing the finest pigments in the highest possible concentration allows LUKAS to create a watercolour with outstanding gradient characteristics from the purest pigment to the most delicate of washes.
Extraordinary Brilliance - Even the most demanding of artists will be impressed by the exceptional brilliance and the superb mixing ability of LUKAS 1862 Aquarell Watercolours. Of the 70 colours available, a generous 48 are one-pigment shades, allowing for vivid luminosity and clean, true-to-life colour mixing.
Highest Possible Light Fastness - All of the classical and modern pigments used in LUKAS 1862 Aquarell Watercolours conform to the highest possible light fastness rating. None of the pigments fall below a 6 to 7 on the international, standardized 8-step blue wool scale; a quality designed to ensure the long-lasting permanence of your valuable artwork.
Superior Colour Lifting - The exclusive blend of wetting agents in LUKAS Aquarell 1862 Watercolours provides them with a "permanently moist" consistency. Not only does this consistently lend a regenerative quality to the paints, allowing them to be easily re-wetted if dry, it also makes for improved colour-lifting capabilities; the ease of which can eliminate the need to "scrub" your brushes into the pans, thereby extending the life of expensive brushes.
Limitless Options - With a stunning 70-colour spectrum all available in half pans, whole pans, and 24ml tubes, you are sure to find the watercolour paint right for you. Bring the vivid brilliance of LUKAS Aquarell 1862 Watercolours into your paintings and watch your artwork come to life!
Also Available: LUKAS Aquarell Studio Watercolours provide the same high quality as Aquarell 1862 paints, but at a fraction of the price! This series of colour is formulated with high-quality substitutes replacing the more costly – and sometimes toxic – natural pigments.
No matter your skill level, we know you will love both of these watercolour series! Try your favourite concentrated artists' watercolours with LUKAS watercolours today and compare.