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Descriptive catalogue, Frost & Adams, importers of artists' materials, draughting papers, tracing cloth, and mathematical instruments, pocket ed., No.37 Cornhill, Boston, Mass.

EP001.12.003.001.001 (RS242409)

Description

Art supplies and mathematical instruments are described in the catalog. The cover title reads "Frost & Adams catalogue of artists' materials and mathematical instruments." There is a pre-printed envelope for customers with an image of the business premises on Cornhill. The catalog is enclosed in a mailing envelope.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1893
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
2000
Physical Description
1 trade catalog, 191 pages : illustrations ; 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 inches
Dimensions
6 3/4x 4 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Greg Smart, October 2000.
GUSN
267190
Reference Code
EP001.12.003.001.001

Record details

Originator
Frost & Adams Co. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
Frost & Adams
T-squares
advertising
artists' brushes
artists' materials
business (commercial function)
compasses (drawing instruments)
drawing paper
easels
oil paint (paint)
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
protractors
sketchbooks
textbooks
water-base paint
Material Type
envelopes
trade catalogs
Subjects
Cornhill Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Art and photography supplies: Art and craft supplies

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