chrome yellow

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any of several yellow pigments consisting of normal lead chromate and other lead compounds

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Many 19th-century paintings, such as Van Gogh's "Alyscamps" contain synthetic chrome yellow pigments, primarily lead chromates.
But since the early 19th century it has been known that chrome yellow is affected by sunlight, darkening to a brown.
Each spring, I marvel at the emergence of chrome yellow flowers on a large lawn just west of the 405 freeway; it's at the corner of Mulholland Drive and Casiano Road.
If, like Kelly Osbourne, you fancy trying a bright yellow eyecolour, try MAC's Chrome Yellow Eyeshadow, pounds 15, or MAC's Beelicious Eye Pencil, pounds 9.
Instead of the primary red, blue and yellow, Sargent is using hot orange, gray green and chrome yellow.
A new dental office nearing completion at the corner of Bahia Vista and Tuttle is a knockout, putting tomato bisque squarely against chrome yellow and reflex blue.
Since the lower dimple, that area with the stalk impaling it, is beige, or else a blasted chrome yellow, the American, Mr.
The poet equates non-specific color citations with purity and enchanting supernatural effects of inner quiet; moreover, the "dead" "sullen lead" which "turned to gold" describes the process of developing the paint pigment, chrome yellow.
I watched makeup director Joy Trent slather cast member Ernesto Morales's face in umber and chrome yellow to render the play of sunlight and shadow in George Caleb Bingham's 19th-century oil Raftsmen Playing Cards.
Colored with Scheele's green, iron oxide, yellow ochre, chrome yellow, burnt umber, Venetian red, turmeric, Prussian blue, indigo; adulterated with roasted peas, beans, wheat, rye, oats, chicory, brown bread, charcoal, red slate, bark, date stones.
Chrome pigments: chrome green, chrome yellow, zinc yellow
But now there are sunflowers in every imaginable shade of yellow from palest cream to a vibrant chrome yellow.
Iris unguicularis has mauve-purple flowers with a white central splash patterned in darker purple with a chrome yellow central stripe.
Where we live, the wild daffodil, Narcissus pseudonarcissus, grows in profusion along the riverbanks, its chrome yellow trumpets surrounded by pale primrose outer petals.
Washington, November 15 ( ANI ): The chrome yellow pigment used by renowned post-Impressionist artist Vincent van Gogh and others in the 19th and 20th centuries is especially sensitive to certain types of light - making it extremely susceptible to darkening, according to a new study.