Langridge Refined Linseed Oil
The highest quality Dutch alkali refined linseed oil.
Linseed oil is the most widely used drying oil because it forms the toughest, most resilient paint films.
Used even in small quantities, it adds a soft, slippery quality when added to oil colours. The paint film with stay open and is easily moved or reworked for up to 24 hours.
Because linseed oils have a tendency to yellow with time,it is recommended that their use be kept to a minimum as a medium to aid fluidity or transparency.
Can be thinned with artists solvents.
Langridge Refined Linseed Oil should be considered a ‘fat’ medium. It should not to be used for underpainting if oil colours with no additional medium are to be applied on top.
Dries to a gloss finish.
Drying time: 48-72 hours to touch dry. Full film drying 3-6 months.