Baltimore: Hirshberg, Hollander, n.d. (c. 1898). Item #013875
Folder of paint chips for the company’s Stag Brand paint, with 55 chips on a large folding sheet. Each sample with suggestions for colors of trimming, eaves, sashes, mouldings, and roofs. With embossed color illustration of paint can and one painted house. Hirshberg, Hollander were major suppliers of paint and varnishes and art supplies for the trade in Baltimore from the 1870s until well into the 20th century. 23 cm opening to 47.5 cm, printed both sides; illustrated. Offsetting from glue throughout; small tear to glassine protector; chips all present; a very good copy in illustrated folder.