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      Sale 2451 | Lot 24
      Price Realized: $375With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2451 Lot 24

        (ARCHITECTURE / TRADE CATALOGUE.) Rubber Paint Company. Rubber Paint Co. Manufacturers of the Best Paint in the World. Trade catalogue featuring 30 color chips and 10 chromolithographed illustrations of homes featuring the various paint combinations. 16 pages [including covers]. Small 8vo pamphlet, 147x84 mm; 5 3/4x3 1/4 inches, original string-tied printed card wrappers, stamped by seller C.H. Fairbanks, Newport, N.H. on rear cover. Cleveland, Ohio, 1888-89

        Estimate $250 - 350

        An outstanding small paint company brochure illustrated with ten plates of Victorian houses displaying different exterior paint color combinations. A key to each illustration identifies the colors used, and a paint chip of each color is mounted to 2 leaves, protected by glassine overlays. Only two institutions appear to hold copies.






        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $375

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