Benjamin Moore Renaissance Gold 280

Official color page:Renaissance Gold 280
Color code:280
Color name:Renaissance Gold
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Elevate your space with Benjamin Moore 280 Renaissance Gold, a warm and inviting hue that exudes elegance and sophistication. This rich and luxurious color pairs beautifully with complementary tones such as soft ivory (Benjamin Moore OC-20 Pale Oak) and deep navy (Benjamin Moore HC-154 Hale Navy). Incorporate accents in shades of earthy green (Benjamin Moore HC-114 Saybrook Sage) or creamy beige (Benjamin Moore OC-45 Swiss Coffee) to create a harmonious and stylish look. Whether used on walls, furniture, or decor, Benjamin Moore 280 Renaissance Gold adds a touch of opulence to any room, making it a versatile choice for both traditional and contemporary interiors.

What are Benjamin Moore Renaissance Gold undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Renaissance Gold undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

HEX value:


RGB code:

171, 143, 78

Is Benjamin Moore Renaissance Gold 280 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 42° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

280 Renaissance Gold HSL code: 42, 37%, 49%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Benjamin Moore Renaissance Gold:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Renaissance Gold 280 vs Egyptian Sand 266

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Benjamin Moore Renaissance Gold 280 vs Benjamin Moore Egyptian Sand 266Open Renaissance Gold 280
LRV: 28.48%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 31.02%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Renaissance Gold 280 vs Acorn Squash 258

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Benjamin Moore Renaissance Gold 280 vs Benjamin Moore Acorn Squash 258Open Renaissance Gold 280
LRV: 28.48%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 30.85%
Medium color
Temperature: warm