Schlicht u. Vornehm [together with] Ruhige Wand.
[German] 1935 [and] 1936. Two vols., oblong 8vo., unpaginated, screen-printed wallpaper samples with numbers stamped to verso, with a pricelist on front pastedown, vol. one has b&w photos of wallpaper applied to rooms. Original bolted quarter brown or blue cloth, wallpaper covered boards with brown or blue lettering on upper board. Edges slightly worn; very good. Scarce catalogues from pre-WWII German wallpaper company Oltros. Samples are mostly of bright or neutral shades, some with abstract line or dot patterns, all are heavily textured, and all correspond to the aesthetics of the contemporary Bauhaus movement.
(Item Id: 108247)