1932. Paris: P. R. Manufacture de Papiers Peints, 1932.
Oblong folio, unpaginated, hundreds of full-page color wallpaper samples in a variety of mediums, with sample names and numbers stamped to verso, distributor’s price list affixed to front pastedown, title-page printed in red, and three leaves of smaller inlaid samples displayed together for comparison, several leaves from a distributor with price lists slipped in. Original bolted blue cloth, company logo printed in gray to upper board. Edges slightly worn, corners bumped, joints frayed and splitting in some spots, scattered stains on upper board; internally very good.
§ A large and fascinating French wallpaper sample book. Every imaginable design: floral, botanical, art deco, cottage style, Bauhaus, textural, stenciled, tapestry designs, tiled and geometric, abstract, mosaic, wood grain, and solid blocks of color. An amazingly vast and beautifully printed sample book, internally complete and well preserved. Stunning. Item #108578