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Image Reference Number: GM10_05
Title: G-Plan furniture catalogue
Photographer: unknown
Date: 1956
Decade: 1950-1959
Manufacturer: E Gomme Ltd.
Description: Page 5 of ca 1956 G-Plan furniture catalogue printed in 'full-colour'. Illustrates wing chair and sofa ( 501C & 501S) in contrasting red and black fabrics with black buttons with cocktail table in oak (B838). On the terrace is easy (Chesterfield) chair 411 with matching stool 412. In the background are chest with secretaire drawer B822B, chair B632 and glazed front bookcase B844
Notes: This photograph had been used in black and white newspaper advertisements in 1955. (Daily Express and Evening Standard August 1955, The Times November 1955). Date derived from the fact that catalogue includes items made in tola and black, introduced for 1956, but not 'chinese white' introduced in the latter part of that year.
Concepts:
furniture
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publicity
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living rooms
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marketing
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catalogues
   
Technical Terms & Materials:
settees
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coffee tables
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wing chairs
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desks
   
Copyright: contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image
Collection Title: HWeFA
Object Type: catalogue page
Object Dimensions (cm.): 24 x 34
Colour Type: colour
Context: Page 5 of G-Plan Furniture catalogue
Cataloguer: Oliver Heal
Date Catalogued: 18/09/2007 00:00
Auto ID Number: 522
Categories: Advertising and Promotions/ Catalogues and Brochures/ 1950-1959, Room Sets/ Living Rooms/ 1950-1959