cadmium yellow is comparatively a recent introduction, the metal itself not having been discovered till 1818.
The cadmium yellow so-called, is not strictly pale, but pale only when compared with the preceding.
Mixed with cadmium yellow it furnishes a range of brilliant warm yellows.
I say, Marshall, just look at this wheel; he dipped his brush into cadmium yellow and whisked it round, that's all.
cadmium yellow is composed of cadmium and sulphur—white lead of lead and carbonic acid.
Everywhere a cadmium yellow, produced by the burning sun, and in addition a green and blue of such extraordinary intensity!
For sunrise and sunset clouds, a mixture of gamboge and cadmium yellow will be found useful.
The color of the gills is orange to cadmium orange, or sometimes paler, cadmium yellow or deep chrome.
Sulphide of cadmium is used as a pigment (cadmium yellow); and the metal and some of its salts are useful reagents.
cadmium yellow may easily be mistaken for chrome yellow, and crimson Lake for permanent crimson.