Advert for George Rowney & Co, paint manufacturer
Medium: Print on paper
This is a leaflet for George Rowney & Co. Rowney & Co were well known manufacturers of watercolour paints and artists materials. Artists such as Turner and Constable are said to have used their products. New colours like 'Crimson Alizarine' would have been popular with the middle classes who had lots of leisure time and enjoyed painting still lives and landscapes. This company still exists today, they are now known as Daler- Rowney.