This rare book invited homeowners of the Victorian era to eschew qwhite houses with green blindsq and join in the revolutionary trend towards colorful houses. They explain clearly how to mix primary and secondary colors to achieve such popular, mellow tones of the period as olive, russet, citrine, buff, plum, and sage. 20 color plates.Comstocka#39;s Modern House Painting, 1883 E. K. Rossiter, F. A. Wright. A PRETTY little gate-lodge or small cottage might admit more vivid and brilliant coloring than a more pretentious and dignified building, especially if it be surmunded byanbsp;...
|Title||:||Authentic Color Schemes for Victorian Houses|
|Author||:||E. K. Rossiter, F. A. Wright|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2012-07-19|