Cypriot umbers are generally considered the highest quality available, so when combined in very small batches with French linseed oil and no additives you get extremely good paint. This is Cypriot Burnt Umber.
You can see on the swatch on the left the richness of the paint, the swatch looking like some mysterious, distant planet.
In masstone a deep, reddish brown, it is semi opaque.
When tinted with white it is surprisingly neutral with some warmth. Finely ground and smooth.
Pigment - PBr8
Vehicle - Linseed Oil
Opacity - Semi-Opaque