French hulls were usually yellow or red, with black stripes, sometimes with blue details. We have used a light shade of yellow for our French and added an upper blue stripe on most of the ships to unify the look of the fleet. Masts were yellow with white, black or blue Tops, Bands and Yards.
French Navy Paint Set
Below is a list of the paint bundle's contents, as well as a guide to its usage with French Navy vessels, as shown in the above image.
Army Painter Black: Hull, masts, anchors and gun barrels
Vallejo 976 Buff: Hull and masts
Vallejo 963 Medium Blue: Inner Hull and side panelling
Army Painter Oak Brown: Deck, lifeboat inners, gun carriages