London. Walpamur Co., Limited. N.d. [c.1930-1949] Oblong, decorative wrappers. 10 text pages. 53 coloured paint samples, each of which is split horizontally to allow for colour comparison. 100 x 135mm (4 x 5¼"). 0.15kg. . English. Very good; a string loop has been placed through the upper left corner towards the spine, slight shelf wear to wrappers and text pages, the samples remain crisp and fresh; the lower portion of the Sky Blue sample has been excised, the upper portion remains intact.
A rare survival of a colour sample book produced by the Walpamur paint company. Walpamur were one of the main suppliers of water-based paints in the United Kingdom during the twentieth century, eventually being renamed Crown Paints. The sample book presents their full range of colours for both interior and exterior use.