Venetian red is a light and warm (somewhat unsaturated) pigment that is a darker shade of scarlet, derived from nearly pure ferric oxide (Fe2O3) of the hematite type. Modern versions are frequently made with synthetic red iron oxide.
Venetian red 
|sRGBB (r, g, b)||(200, 8, 21)|
|CMYKH (c, m, y, k)||(0, 94, 97, 0)|
|HSV (h, s, v)||(0°, 84%, 84%)|
|B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)
At right is displayed the color Venetian red.
The source of this color is a picture of a bottle of Venetian red car paint with a color sample of Venetian red on the side of the bottle.
- Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 201; Color sample of Venetian red: Page 35 Plate 6 color sample I12
- Citroen Venetian Red