The 9 included colors are:
Perle Noire – A beautiful black that leans a little towards purple when diluted. Translation: Black Pearl
Bleu Nuit – Dark, unsaturated navy blue. Translation: Blue Night
Cacao du Bresil – A deep chocolate brown. Translation: Cocoa from Brazil
Eclat de Saphir – A go-to bright blue. Translation: Sapphire Sparkle
Lie de The – A warm brown that goes orangish-yellow when washed. Translation: Tea Dregs
Rose Cyclamen – A deep, bright magenta-pink. A stunner in a medium or broad nib. Translation: Pink Cyclamen (a flower)
Poussiere de Lune – Super-deep eggplant purple. Translation: Moon Dust
Vert Reseda – Intense, bright green with a bluish undertone. Translation: Green Reseda (a flowering plant)
Violette Pensee – When someone says “purple” this should be the color that comes to mind. A beauty. Translation: Violet Thought
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J.Herbin’s Inks have been produced in France since 1798.
Our hand-poured ink samples are packaged in tight-capped vials and contain 3ml of ink per sample (sometimes a bit more).