Made by hand since 1900, Sennelier extra-fine soft pastels are an artist's dream. They are water soluble and have an have an unparalleled pigment intensity. Very little pressure is needed to deliver a solid, powerful line of beautiful brilliant color with unusual depth and luminosity. These handmade soft pastels are 100% pigment with no clays, fillers or binders making them usable in all sorts of artistic applications.
They are also lightfast to hold color for centuries, a perfect example being Degas's pastel drawings which were done in Sennelier soft pastels. When only the very best, most complete line will do. This set contains 250 Sennelier extra-fine soft pastels, housed in a beautiful dark wood box complete with two interior drawers for easy use and leather handles.
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