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On All Saints' Day it is customary in Louisiana for fences to be painted and whitewashed. New Roads, Louisiana

Possh paint. And I thought that was Papers and Paints - http://www.sarahberrydesign.com/moodboard/2011/03/10/posh-paint/

Parimat - The paint that laughs at steam.

Matthew Mosca demonstrating a paint mill at Eastfield Village NY, with Don Carpentier watching. I taught a course on early 19th century paint here with them in the 1990s. For a film clip of this fascinating place see - http://www.marthastewart.com/915901/don-carpentiers-eastfield-village

A woman building a white lead 'Stack' in the early 20th century. Read about the process - http://patrickbaty.co.uk/2012/08/01/white-lead/

18th century French engraving