This pastel color is genuine artists quality pastel, uniquely packed in a pan format. This is developed so that artists can easily lift, apply and control pastel color just like true painting. The pan format holds the color like paint for easy application. Pastel is loaded with the highest quality artists pigments and have a rich, ultra soft and low dust formulation. All of the professional quality colors have excellent light-fastness, are fully erasable and compatible with traditional pastel sticks, surfaces, conventional fixatives and other artists’ colors. Contains one 9-Ml panpastel. Conforms to ASTM D4236. Available in Magenta Extra Dark color.