Color Sheet from the Co-Operative Building Plan Association, Architects. ROBERT W. SHOPPELL.

Color Sheet from the Co-Operative Building Plan Association, Architects

New York: R. Martin, 1847-9. An instruction and guide sheet published by Shoppell for purchasers of plans from his CBPA, “...to give the owner and his painter an idea of some of the colors now popular where good taste prevails...” In cases where the owner is his own painter, illustrated instructions are given for proper painting technique. Showing chromolithographic illustrations of two houses with colors suitable to their situation in the environment. Single sheet 24 x 19.5 inches with two chromolithographic illustrations and six tinted illustrations of brushes. Short tears to margins; one larger tape-repaired tear not affecting image or text. Stamped “Plate 100” on verso. Item #011490

Price: $200.00

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