Vert Olive (Olive Green): the color refers to the olive tree, a Mediterranean tree which provides olive oil.
In France, the olive tree is a symbol of the summer holidays, the cicadas and the popular novels of that region from the renowned writer Marcel Pagnol.
Bottle 30 ml
The Jacques Herbin company has always wanted to differentiate itself from other ink manufacturers by offering a wide choice of colours.
This large palette of 35 writing ink colors, with French and poetic names, has been specially formulated for everyday use with fountain pens and rollerball pens. These inks are indeed finely filtered so as not to clog the pens. These inks are of exceptional quality rich in color and have an incredible texture. These inks offer unparalleled writing quality. Perfect for writing enthusiasts and lovers of beautiful letters!
These inks are also water-soluble: diluted in water, they offer a delicate and homogeneous color gradient. Applied with a brush, the inks sublimate your drawings.
These inks are mainly composed of water, humectant in order to limit drying at the level of the nib, and preservative to preserve their qualities over time. The dyes used have been specially selected to offer the richest range of colors on the market.
These inks are thus suitable for fountain pens, rollerball pens, felt-tip pens and reservoir brushes, glass nibs, reed pens, brushes, quill pens and fountain pens.
Bottle 30 ml
- Dominant color
- Iron gall
- Water resistant
- 30 ml
- The Pearl of Inks
The Herbin company, manufacturer of sealing wax, was founded in 1670 during the reign of Louis XIV. It is also the oldest brand of ink in the world.
Jacques Herbin was a navigator and it is from one of his trips to India that he imported his shellac formula which earned him great fame in the kingdom.
Ink production began during the 1st Empire and Herbin inks were used by Napoleon Bonaparte.
Even today, Herbin inks and waxes are recognized and renowned around the world.