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ID: 300013109

 

Record Type: concept
pigment (colorant (material), <materials by function>, ... Materials (Hierarchy Name))

 

Note: Any relatively insoluble organic, inorganic, natural or artificial substance that imparts a color to another substance or mixture and always appears as the same specific color when viewed in white light. It is the constituent of paint or ink that provides the color. Distinguished from a dye, which is soluble in the vehicle, a pigment is insoluble in the vehicle, but instead is held in a suspension.
 
Terms:
pigment (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,N)
pigment (French-P,D,U,N)
pigment (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
pigments (C,U,English,AD,U,N)
pigments (French,AD,U,N)
pigmento (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (Hierarchy Name)
.... Materials (Hierarchy Name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (matter)
........ materials (matter) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by function>
............ <materials by function> (G)
Hierarchy of colorant (material)
................ colorant (material) (G)
Hierarchy of pigment
.................... pigment (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Te gebruiken voor alle relatief onoplosbare organische, anorganische, natuurlijke of kunstmatige substanties die kleur afgeven aan een andere substantie of een ander mengsel en die altijd dezelfde eigen kleur hebben wanneer ze onder wit licht worden gezien. Het is het bestanddeel van verf of inkt dat voor de kleur zorgt. 
Spanish ..... Se refiere a cualquier sustancia orgánica, inorgánica, natural o artificial relativamente insoluble que confiere color a otra sustancia o mezcla y que siempre aparece del mismo color específico al ser visto con luz blanca. Es el constituyente de pinturas o tintas que confieren el color. 

Related concepts:
distinguished from ....  dye
..................................  (colorant (material), <materials by function>, ... Materials (Hierarchy Name)) [300013029]

Sources and Contributors:
pigment............  [CHIN Preferred, GCI Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.................  AATA database (2002-) 127370 checked 26 January 2012
.................  CHIN database (1988-)
.................  Gettens and Stout, Painting Materials (1966) 138
.................  Harris, Dictionary of Architecture and Construction (1975)
.................  Mayer, Artist's Handbook of Materials and Techniques (1981) 30
.................  Mayer, Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques (1969) 295
.................  Museum Prototype Project, Medium of Objects Frequency Report (1985)
.................  Random House Dictionary of the English Language (1987)
.................  Tate Gallery, Completing the Picture (1982)
.................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
.................  Wehlte, Materials and Techniques of Painting (1982) 654
pigmento............  [CDBP-DIBAM Preferred]
.................  Diccionario de términos científicos y técnicos (1981) 5:2632
pigments............  [CHIN, VP]
.................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
.................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-DIBAM, CHIN, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 127370 checked 26 January 2012
............  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-) pigments
............  CHIN database (1988-)
............  RILA, Subject Headings (1975-1990) Pigments
............  Van Dale Engels-Nederlands (1989)
............  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
.......... MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-DIBAM]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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