‘Malthoid Bungalows’ brochure

Made by The F M Abbott Company in San Francisco, San Francisco county, California, United States, North and Central America, 1911-1916.

Booklet, ‘Malthoid Bungalows’, The Paraffine Paint Company, rectangular, horizontal format, soft cover, white paper, front cover printed with black border and title in red lettering outlined in black, and has a handwritten inscription in black ink, the back cover features the company logo, trademark and printer’s note, the booklet contains 16 pages of text and illustrations promoting use of Malthoid roofing materials, printed both sides, no pagination, illustrated with black and white, and tinte...

Summary

Object No.

93/281/1

Physical Description

Booklet, 'Malthoid Bungalows', The Paraffine Paint Company, rectangular, horizontal format, soft cover, white paper, front cover printed with black border and title in red lettering outlined in black, and has a handwritten inscription in black ink, the back cover features the company logo, trademark and printer's note, the booklet contains 16 pages of text and illustrations promoting use of Malthoid roofing materials, printed both sides, no pagination, illustrated with black and white, and tinted polychrome photographs of houses roofed with 'Malthoid', accompanied by information about the buildings, their owners, and the products they've used, the testimonials of satisfied customers, and instructions for laying the product.

Dimensions

Width

386 mm

Production

Notes

The Paraffine Paint company, commissioned or published the booklet, in order to promote their product 'Malthoid' roof cladding.

Printed by "The Press of the F.M. Abbott Company, San Francisco", as indicated by note printed on the back cover.

Made

The F M Abbott Company 1911-1916

Designed

The Paraffine Paint Company null

History

Notes

The Paraffine Paint Company would have used the booklet to promote their product, 'Malthoid' roof cladding.

Used

The Paraffine Paint Company

Source

Credit Line

Source unknown

Acquisition Date

2 August, 1993

Cite this Object

Harvard

'Malthoid Bungalows' brochure 2016, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 January 2018, <https://ma.as/132940>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/132940 |title='Malthoid Bungalows' brochure |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=24 January 2018 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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