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Publisher: LUFKIN, R.
Title: The House Beautiful Old Massachusetts Map of Houses showing their location, type and other information. . .
Published in: 1930
   
Size: 26.4 x 38.0 inches.
67.0 x 96.5 cm.
Colouring:

Printed colours.
Condition: Offset print. With center fold, as issued.
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Colour pictorial map of Massachusetts, with decorative border showing those oldest homes from colonial and revolutionary houses. Designed by Raymond Lufkin (1899–1978) who made drawings for books, magazines, and advertisements around 1940 to promote his illustration work while living in New York’s Lower East Side. He was a master of the scratchboard and expert with crisp linear drawing, and according to Dr. Robert L. Leslie editor of PM magazine, Lufkin “has done advertising illustration, packaging and book illustration.” He was the author and illustrator of a life of George Washington, and illustrated the book 40 Wall Street produced by Print magazine’s first publisher/editor William E. Rudge.

Title continued, "Also Containing here and there many items of historical interest and also with a fancy cartouche which gives some idea of the hand labour on houses of the time".

VERSO : Text on verso: "Colonial Prototypes of House Beautiful Houses built in the years 1636 - 1820. A Guide to some outstanding Examples in Massachusetts.

Notes dozens around eastern Mass., including John Adams and Paul Reveres homes, to the Gov Winslow House or a "Mission House" in far western Massachusetts.



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