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L. & C. Hardtmuth

L. & C. Hardtmuth's "Koh-i-noor" pencils.

Printed in England : [L. & C. Hardtmuth Ltd.], [ca. 1905?]
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([2] pages) : illustrations ; 27 x 21 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TS1268 .H37 1905 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
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Copyright Status:
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"To be obtained from all stationers, artists' colourmen, etc. everywhere. Illustrated price list post free from L. & C. Hardtmuth, Ltd., Koh-i-noor House, Kingsway, London, W.C."--Foot of verso.
Title from caption on the recto of the advertisement.
Date inferred from the reference to "Koh-i-noor House, Kingsway, London," which first appears in other dated publications circa 1905. In a 1910 advertisement, Koh-i-noor House is still described as a "new landmark."
Advertisement for a variety of Koh-i-noor pencils manufactured by L. & C. Hardtmuth (Vienna). The recto is a full page chromolithograph depicting 11 different products, including artists pencils, pocket pencils, copying ink pencils, point protector pencils, and refills. The verso provides additional written description of Koh-i-noor pencils, with product numbers and prices. The verso is printed in blue-violet ink, with five wood-engraved illustrations.
Subject Terms:
Artists' materials.
L. & C. Hardtmuth.
Writing materials and instruments.
Chromolithographs -- 1905.
Wood engravings -- 1905.

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