The Art of Home Furnishing and Decoration. Linoleum, Frank Alvah Parsons.

The Art of Home Furnishing and Decoration.

Lancaster, PA: Armstrong Cork Company, 1918. Original edition. Paper portfolio. Quarto, folding portfolio with 4 pages of b/w home interiors, and nine colored plates of rooms. The colored plates have information about the linoleum used in the design, and there are several extra pages of linoleum pattern charts. Good; portfolio is split, but the pages are in very good condition. Item #20109

Frank Alvah Parsons was the president of the New York School of Art when this portfolio was published. Parsons wrote a bit about each of the color room designs, and Armstrong promoted the linoleum projects. It was a good match for Parsons, who established the first program in fashion design, interior design, advertising, and graphic design in the United States.

Price: $75.00

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