Contains: Bitumen, essence of turpentine
Dry extract: 25%
Finish: Gloss opaque
Extremely resistant. Particularly recommended for aquatint techniques.
Applied to the back and the edges of the plate, to protect these parts from the bite of the acid.
How to Use:
Applied cold with a paintbrush.
Before applying these grounds, it is imperative that all grease be removed from the plate with a degreasing material. Rinse under flowing water. Pour a solution of vinegar and salt on the plate. Rinse once again. Dry rapidly. Avoid putting fingers on the plate whilst carrying out these operations.
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