Sennelier - Soft Pastel - Half Stick - Set of 40 - Sennelier offers our largest line of pastels, with a beautiful range of 552 colors. Sennelier achieves their softness by drying them in the traditional way, in the open air for up to four weeks. Sennelier's selection begins with 83 pure pigments chosen for their intensity and light-fastness. These colors are then tinted up to ten graduations per color producing the widest range available in the world. Sennelier is one of our most popular pastels, due to its uniform softness and incredible range. Still manufactured by hand in the French tradition of the 1800's.
Sennelier Pastels half-sticks, give you twice as many pastels for the money, and allow you to sample twice as many rich, wonderful colors. Each half stick pastel measures 1+" long + +" in diameter (32 mm + 13 mm).
This set contains the following colors: 158 bronze green deep, 212 reseda gray green, 508 raw sienna, 61 bistre, 104 mummy, 16 flesh ochre, 115 yellow ochre, 439 van dyck brown, 409 van dyck violet, 525 white, 148 lawn green, 205 apple green, 602 lemon yellow, 603 lemon yellow, 600 lemon yellow, 99 naples yellow, 297 cadmium yellow light, 341 bright yellow, 127 golden ochre, 6 red brown, 333 blue violet, 940 violet purple, 944 violet purple, 378 madder carmine, 83 vermilion, 37 lead orange, 681 helios red, 266 lake brown, 406 van dyck violet, 191 hot brown, 513 ivory black, 500 blue gray green, 288 prussian blue, 620 sapphire blue, 388 ultramarine deep, 353 cobalt blue, 356 cobalt blue, 261 cerulean blue, 256 viridian and 252 viridian.