1937. [French], 1937-38.
Oblong folio, unpaginated, [1 price list], [14 glossy printed pages], over 500 hand stenciled wallpaper samples with numbers stamped to verso, distributor’s price list affixed to front pastedown. Original bolted cloth, company logo printed in gilt on blue and red striped diamond shaped paper affixed to upper board, matching cloth handle. Edges slightly worn; very good.
§ A thick wallpaper sample book. A staggering compilation of French wallpaper samples of the period, many embossed. Wallpaper styles are mainly comprised of brightly colored botanical patterns heightened with foils, also included are some abstract designs in more muted tones. Item #108575