Nicholson's Peerless Transparent Water Colors 1937 pigment leaves booklet artistBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Arts, Watercolors, Pigments).
Nicholson's Peerless Transparent Water Colors. For the Artistic Tinting of Photographs, Lantern Slides, Bromide enlargements, half-tone prints and Process work of all kinds...
Published 1937, Rochester, New York by C.F. Nicholson.
44 pages & 10 pigment plates (some used).
Illustrated pictorial card covers, oblong format.
Old staining and some damp staining to contents. Rare item in any condition, pigment leaves almost certainly still usable if desired. You tear a piece of pigment off, soak it in water, then use the color.
Book remains attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 3 1/2" H x 8" W.