Artists' Oil Colour

From £8.00

Formulated with the finest pigments for beautiful colours with excellent tinting strength; use thickly or thin to a very fine glaze. Available in 124 colours.

Artists’ Oil Colour unmatched for purity, quality and reliability

Winsor & Newton Artists' Oil Colour is unmatched for its purity, quality and reliability. Artists’ Oil Colours provide the widest range of colours, the highest pigment strength and the best clarity of colour. The range consists of 124 colours, offering the widest spectrum of all the Winsor & Newton oil ranges. All 124 colours in the range are individually formulated to enhance each pigment’s natural characteristics and ensure the stability of individual colours. Combined with over 185 years of manufacturing and quality control expertise, the formulation of Artists’ Oil Colour ensures the best raw materials are made into the World’s Finest Colours.


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Range of single pigment colours

Our quality standards include the use of single pigments wherever possible to create individual colours. Combined with strength of colour, single pigments ensure clean, accurate mixing to provide you with endless colour possibilities. There are 74 single pigment colours in the range.

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Optimal balance of pigment to oil

Every Winsor & Newton Oil Colour is made with fine art pigments and formulated to enhance each pigment’s natural characteristics – providing excellent tinting strength and coverage to ensure every colour performs as it should.

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The highest quality production methods

Our perfectly formulated, oil paint is only possible with decades of research, expertise, and the highest quality production methods; a precise, scientific process that guarantees that every colour is flawlessly created for the highest quality finish.

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Lightfast and Permanent

So that you can trust in the longevity of your work and leave a lasting impression, oil colours across the ranges have been tested for lightfastness and permanence and boast some of the best ratings (at least AA or A) of any oil paints on the market – truly retaining their brilliance over time.

Select Colour Swatches Below

Cadmium-Free Lemon
Cadmium-Free Yellow Pale
Cadmium-Free Yellow
Cadmium-Free Yellow Deep
Cadmium-Free Orange
Cadmium-Free Scarlet
Cadmium-Free Red
Cadmium-Free Red Deep
Cadmium-Free Green Pale
Lemon Yellow Hue
Winsor Lemon
Cadmium Lemon
Bismuth Yellow
Transparent Yellow
Winsor Yellow
Chrome Yellow Hue
Cadmium Yellow Pale
Indian Yellow Deep
Indian Yellow
Cadmium Yellow
Winsor Yellow Deep
Cadmium Yellow Deep
Cadmium Orange
Winsor Orange
Cadmium Scarlet
Scarlet Lake
Winsor Red
Cadmium Red
Bright Red
Winsor Red Deep
Cadmium Red Deep
Quinacridone Red
Permanent Rose
Rose Dore
Rose Madder Genuine
Alizarin Crimson
Permanent Alizarin Crimson
Permanent Carmine
Quinacridone Magenta
Permanent Magenta
Purple Madder
Purple Lake
Cobalt Violet
Permanent Mauve
Mauve (Blue Shade)
Ultramarine Violet
Winsor Violet (Dioxazine)
Prussian Blue
Indanthrene Blue
Cobalt Blue Deep
French Ultramarine
Ultramarine (Green Shade)
Winsor Blue (Red Shade)
Winsor Blue (Green Shade)
Cerulean Blue
Cobalt Blue
Manganese Blue Hue
Phthalo Turquoise
Cobalt Turquoise
Cobalt Turquoise Light
Cobalt Green
Cadmium Green Pale
Winsor Emerald
Permanent Green Light
Permanent Green
Permanent Green Deep
Terre Verte
Oxide of Chromium
Chrome Green Deep Hue
Cobalt Chromite Green
Winsor Green (Yellow shade)
Winsor Green (Phthalo)
Prussian Green
Sap Green
Olive Green
Green Gold
Jaune Brillant
Naples Yellow Light
Naples Yellow
Naples Yellow Deep
Yellow Ochre Pale
Yellow Ochre Light
Gold Ochre
Yellow Ochre
Raw Sienna
Transparent Gold Ochre
Burnt Sienna
Transparent Brown Oxide
Transparent Maroon
Brown Ochre
Transparent Red Ochre
Terra Rosa
Light Red
Venetian Red
Indian Red
Mars Violet Deep
Brown Madder
Burnt Umber
Vandyke Brown
Raw Umber Light
Raw Umber (Green Shade)
Raw Umber
Davy's Gray
Charcoal Grey
Payne's Gray
Blue Black
Mars Black
Ivory Black
Lamp Black
Perylene Black
Flake White Hue
Iridescent White
Titanium White
Underpainting White (Fast Drying)
Zinc White
Renaissance Gold

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