Painting Interior Decorating & Home Décor color sample 1919-31 Lot x 2 pamphletsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Americana, Advertising, Home Décor, Interior Decoration, Painting, Pamphlets, Booklets).
Ingersoll Paint Books: All About Paint and Painting. [with items for sale and price lists].
Published 1919, Brooklyn, New York by O.W. Ingersoll.
60 pages plus wrappers. Text in English.
Kyanize: Celoid Finish for Walls and Trim.
Published 1931, Boston by the Boston Varnish Company.
Illustrated folding pamphlet.
Illustrated color lithographed pictorial paper wrappers. The Kyanize brochure has actual paint samples tipped in.
Lot is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Lot is not new or in "new" condition.
Bindings gently age worn, each item remains overall attractive as objects.
Text block paper is gently toned, rusted staples on Ingersoll item, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Lot displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique lot survives.
Book Measures c. 6 3/4" H x 4" W.
Pamphlet Measures c. 8 3/8" x 3 1/2"W.