HUGO VAN DER MOLEN'S
Historic Papers site
a collection of historic invoices and letters
een verzameling historische rekeningen en brieven

Lincrusta
(update May 29th 2002)

Dr. Hugo H. van der Molen - Wederikweg 114 - 9753 AE Haren, The Netherlands
Tel: +31 (0)50 534 8795; Fax: +31 (0)50 534 0852; email: [email protected]
Ordering information / Bestelinformatie


Lincrusta is a kind of washable wallpaper, possibly not of paper but from woven material, with a relief structure like damast. (I would be pleased to receive a more accurate description).

Belgium
Maison Francois Verstegen
68 Rue du Grand Central, Charleroy, Belgium
Entreprise Générale de Peinture, Garniture et Ameublement, Linoleum et Lincrusta
Magnificent 19 by 5,5 cm letter head in red, brown, blue, with 3 vignettes of women wit chair, painters pallet and textile, signed by H. Schikasil. See letter head.
----------- invoice from 1931, Vf +, but some paperclip traces, 95 Euro
----------- invoice from 1928, F, but letter head virtually unaffected (except a few staple traces), small hole in upper border, large hole in left lower border and a hole in the header text, 25 Euro.

Maison Francois Verstegen
68 Rue du Grand Central, Charleroy, Belgium
Peintures, Décors, Garnitures, Linoléum, Lincrusta, Papiers peints, Tapis
Company letter from 1931 with 9 by 5 cm blue picture of an elegant woman standing before a painter's easel, see picture, VF: 2 staple holes and rust trace in vignette, 50 Euro.

Maison Francois Verstegen
68 Rue du Grand Central, Charleroy, Belgium
small invoice from 1931, without vignette, but with 5 tax stamps, paperclip rust in upper border, 5 Euro.
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