Chicago and Detroit: Thybony Wallcoverings, Circa 1960.
Hardcover. 21 1/2" X 14 1/4". Unpaginated, 360 pages including 93 wallpaper designs on strippable Tyvek & I-Peal and 37 fabric squares. Ex-Boehmer Paint & Wallpaper of Cincinnati, Ohio, with their stamp to front endpapers. Tan cloth over boards. Heavy soiling, discoloration, and edgewear to binding, with tears to extremities, hard bumping to corners, and heavy staining and scuffing to cloth. Blue label to spine and inked marks to upper board. Binding is firm and sound. Prints are in very good condition, with occasional tape and taped paper to prints. Pages musty.
This extravagant mid-20th Century wallpaper trade catalog and sample book features ninety-three vibrant and colorful wallpaper designs, twenty-four of which are double-page, all printed on strippable Tyvek and I-Peal with 37 matching fabric squares. Thybony Wallcoverings was founded by Swedish-born William Thybony in 1886 in Chicago, Illinois. This is a heavy, oversize item and will require additional shipping for priority or international orders. Please contact us for a shipping quote if you need this item shipped priority or internationally. Good. Item #4144