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Image Reference Number: GA12_13
Title: G-Plan newspaper advertisement
Photographer: unknown
Date: 12 October 1953
Decade: 1950-1959
Furniture period styles:
Contemporary
   
Manufacturer: E Gomme Ltd.
Description: Newspaper advertisement for G-Plan from the Evening News 12 October 1953. Heading reads: 'G-Plan upholstered pieces oust the old-style suite: chairs and settees that harmonize in many different arrangements'.
Photograph shows bedroom with dressing table, stool, upholstered chair, wardrobe, bed and bedside table. A drawing shows a living room setting.
Notes: This is the first advertisement for G-Plan to show a bedroom setting although the text is mainly about the upholstery illustrated in the sketch.
Concepts:
furniture
,
advertising
,
bedrooms
,
living rooms
   
Technical Terms & Materials:
dressing tables
,
sofas
,
armchairs
,
beds
,
bedside cabinets
,
wardrobes
   
Copyright: contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image
Collection Title: HWeFA
Object Type: proof
Object Dimensions (cm.): 26 x 38
Colour Type: black and white
Cataloguer: Oliver Heal
Auto ID Number: 182
Categories: Advertising and Promotions/ Press Advertising