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Velumina Wallhide interior wall paint [paint sample catalogue]; Velumina Wallhide and its application. . . .

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Velumina Wallhide interior wall paint [paint sample catalogue]; Velumina Wallhide and its application. . . .

by [PAINT & VARNISH -- CATALOGUE]

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About This Item

Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company, [1931]. Two works. Tall 8vo. 3.5 x 8.5 which folds out to oblong folio accordion-style to 14 x 8.5 in. w/ [8 pp (unnumbered)], w/ 15 paint samples tipped-in, self-printed colour-illustrated softcovers, (minor dustsoiling, shelfwear); 19, [1] pp. Numerous photo illustrations, text illustrations, self-printed softcovers in tan & black (minor dustsoiling, shelfwear), still VG set from the library of Henry A. Heider (1892-1969), and Russell E. Heider (1919-2005), Portland, OR carpenters & building contractors. First edition, thus, of these scarce paint sample catalogues on the eve of the Great Depression. The paint, colour chart, and instructions offer an invaluable guide for design choices at the onset of the 1930s, and the instruction guide offers excellent tips in using Velumina Wallhide paints. The colour names include Sea Foam Green, Blossom Pink, Horizon Blue, Cascade Blue, Palmetto Green, Mist Gray, and more. No copies located in Worldcat.

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Bookseller
Zephyr Used & Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
52075
Title
Velumina Wallhide interior wall paint [paint sample catalogue]; Velumina Wallhide and its application. . . .
Author
[PAINT & VARNISH -- CATALOGUE]
Book condition
Used
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company,
Place of Publication
Pittsburgh:
Date published
[1931].
Keywords
Design, Architecture, Jazz Age, Art Deco, Sample Books, Samples, Displays, Advertising, Paint, Varnish, Colours, Colors, Colour Theory, Color, Catalogues, Catalogue, Catalog, Catalogs, Pittsburgh Plate Glass, Trade, Chemical Industry, Chemistry, Velumina

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We are an independent bookseller, established in 1994, who exhibit at numerous book fairs and antique shows throughout the year, including Christine Palmer Antique Expos in Portland, OR & Vancouver, WA, The Rose City Book & Paper Show in Portland, the Custer Antique Show in Spokane, the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair, the Sacramento Antiquarian Book Fair, the Pasadena Book & Paper Show, and others. We specialize in 19th-century imprints, Technical Books, History, Children's Literature, and much more. In addition we offer appraisals for insurance and tax purposes.

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