Livre d’instructions et Carte de Couleurs des Celebres Teintures “Ampollina” en tubes un produit des plus considerables usines de teintures au monde Pour teindre ou teinter les tissus de toutes sortes en laine soie coton toile ou fibres melangees – 1930’s sampler of Ampollina dyes for artificial silks, Baribeau & Fils distributors Quebec with multiple dyed rayon samples

Baribeau & Fils


Date Published: no date (c1930)
Size: tall 8vo

Scarce sampler of Ampollina dyes for artificial silk (rayon), being a cloth-bound triptych, each panel showing numerous small segments of rayon, dyed in a variety of colours (bleu, tabac, tangerine, chartreuse, graphite, etc), behind clear plastic sheets held in stitched blue cloth borders; the reverse side of each panel densely printed with Ampollina promo material, and texts referencing artificial silk and the dyeing process; very scarce; all texts in French; produced by Baribeau & Fils, Quebec, distributor of Ampollina products; no publishing date (Worldcat states c1930); plastic sheets a little dulled, but all dyes showing clear and bright; boards rubbed and bowed, two yellow and red labels to front heavily worn.

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