|Image Reference Number:||GM08_06|
|Title:||Gomme furniture designed by R.D. Russell|
|Manufacturer:||E Gomme Ltd.|
|Designer/Creator:||Russell, R D|
|Description:||Sideboard, folding table and armchair designed by R.D. Russell for E.Gomme Ltd, photographed in a room set. Prototypes made of Nigerian cedar with teak veneered doors were displayed at the Festival of Britain exhibition in 1951 but seem not to have been produced commercially.|
Wainwright photographer's stamp and the date 1951 are on the reverse of the print.
See also GM08_07 & 08. References: "R.D. Russell & Marian Pepler" exhibition catalogue by Rosamund Allwood, 1983, and The Cabinet Maker 16.02.1952 pg 793.
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|Copyright:||contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image|
|Object Type:||photographic print|
|Object Dimensions (cm.):||21 x 15.5|
|Colour Type:||black and white|
|Auto ID Number:||298|
|Categories:||Room Sets/ Living Rooms/ 1950-1959|