"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...
"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...
"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...
"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...
"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...
"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...
"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...
"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...
"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...
"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...
Atkinson, Frank H.

"Atkinson" Sign Painting Up To Now...


Chicago: Frederick J. Drake Co., 1929.

...a complete manual of the art of sign painting--contains ninty [sic] six designs or layouts and accompanying color notes--seventy five alphabets embracing all standard styles, their modifications and alternates--comprehensive text covering all practical phases of the art--for every day reference in the shop by Frank H. Atkinson.

Oblong cloth quarto, 12 x 9.25 inches. 249pp, (3). Good to Very Good condition with rubbing and discoloration to boards. Foxing to endpapers only; hinges starting, textblock still tidy and secure. Copyright dated 1929; no other printings stated, but earlier editions were published in 1909 and 1915. Scarce in any printing, a comprehensive reference for commercial graphic artists. Includes 75 alphabets and and a full range of designs from show cards to exterior signage, many in the Art Nouveau and Art Deco styles in vogue at the time.