Renaissance

An iconic period, symbolised by famous artists of the time, Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo. The Renaissance (1400-1600) was a rebirth of cultural awareness encompassing art, law, language, literature, philosophy, science and mathematics.

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  9. Darks

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  1. Whites

  2. Greys

  3. Neutrals

  4. Creams

  5. Blues

  6. Yellow and Oranges

  7. Pinks & Purples

  8. Reds

  9. Darks

  10. Pastels

  1. Marble Dust
    Marble Dust

    1829

    A soft, unadorned marble white. Vibrant and with a natural brightness, it beautifully illuminates open spaces. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  2. Pale Mortlake Cream
    Pale Mortlake Cream

    1829

    A warm, versatile and indulgent cream that was popular with Flemish tapestry weavers in 17th century London. Inspiration for this colour was taken from the Renaissance period. Use with our 1829 White Undercoat.

  3. Parthenon White
    Parthenon White

    1829

    This colour was used during the Renaissance to mimic the gleaming white stonework of the Ancient Greeks. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  4. Fresco Blue
    Fresco Blue

    1829

    A radiant cerulean blue that reflects the heavenly, luminous skies of Italian Renaissance frescos. Use with 1829 Light Grey Undercoat.
  5. Saxe Blue
    Saxe Blue

    1829

    Much used in the Elizabethan period, this expressive blue is a good backdrop to skin tones and candlelight. Use with 1829 Light Grey Undercoat.
  6. Comiston
    Comiston

    1829

    A pale plaster grey with a pigmented mineral hue. This shade evokes the background of Renaissance frescoes. Use with 1829 Light Grey Undercoat.
  7. Pentland
    Pentland

    1829

    Gentle, shaded umber brown that evokes the oil-painting technique chiaroscuro. Deeply warming in quiet spaces. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  8. Cadmium
    Cadmium

    1829

    Renaissance orange evoking the sun-soaked walls of Italy. A melting tone for a harmonic dining-room backdrop. Use with 1829 Light Grey Undercoat.
  9. Venetian Red
    Venetian Red

    1829

    A mellow and subdued earth red known as “Venetian Red” by the painters of Renaissance Europe. Use with 1829 Light Grey Undercoat.
  10. Medici Crimson
    Medici Crimson

    1829

    This pure, masterful red with a Renaissance atmosphere will bring opulence and grandeur to any interior. Use with 1829 Light Grey Undercoat.