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Image Reference Number: GM08_02
Title: G-Plan living room set
Photographer: Hess of Fox Photos Ltd.
Date: ca 1955
Decade: 1950-1959
Manufacturer: E Gomme Ltd.
Description: Photograph of G-plan living room setting featuring wing back sofa and chair (T. 501 S & C), stool (T. 412) and occasional table (T. 877) with a Sanderson curtain fabric.
Text Transcript: Typewritten caption sellotaped to reverse of print reads:
Left Hand Wall. (John Line) Maxwell 9548. Mounted Horizontally.
Facing Wall. (Sanderson) 54120.
Curtains. (Sanderson) Contemporary Print.
Settee. T.501 S. in E 338/ Black. Black buttons. Finish F.
Chair. T.501 C. in E 338/ Black. Black buttons. Finish F.
Stool. T.412. in E 338/ Black.
Table. T.876. Finish F.
Table. T.877. Finish F.
Table Lamps by Finmar.
Floor surround. Black art felt. (Exhibition Quality).
Carpet. Wine.
Notes: Room set shown in image is identical to that shown in GM08_01. Hess photographer's stamp is on the reverse of the print.
The use of the timber Tola appears to have commenced in 1955. By March 1956 the table T876 (behind the sofa) had been discontinued thus dating this picture c 1955.
living rooms
Technical Terms & Materials:
occasional tables
Copyright: contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image
Collection Title: HWeFA
Object Type: photographic print
Object Dimensions (cm.): 21.5 x 16
Colour Type: black and white
Cataloguer: Oliver Heal
Date Catalogued: 10/09/2007 00:00
Auto ID Number: 513
Categories: Room Sets/ Living Rooms/ 1950-1959