To make a thicke water to worke on yealow silke.

Take a pottle of the best vernice ye can, & put in an ounce of brimstone in fine pouder, & half an ounce of camphier, then seeth it a while, and let it coole, then strayne it thorow a cloth, also with this ye shal worke thinne, and this must be sod with the fourth part of gumme Arabie.

Citation Type  Pigment/Paint Recipe
Citation Year 1602