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Image Reference Number: GM08_33
Title: G-Plan cocktail table
Photographer: unknown
Date: 1953-1954
Decade: 1950-1959
Manufacturer: E Gomme Ltd.
Designer/Creator: Wilkins, Victor Bramwell
Range Name:
Brandon
   
Description: Photograph of G-Plan 'Cocktail' table in light oak, model no. B838. Dimensions 2ft 9in long. x 1ft 1in deep. x 1ft 4in high. wholesale price April 1953, £6 2s. 6d., retail price £9. 18s. 6d. In the ca. 1956 G-Plan catalogue (GM10) notes that the 'cocktail table with glass top and two-way drawer is just the thing for the customer who wants an occasional table that is decorative and different.'
Notes: This image also appears in the G-Plan New Models folder for 1954-1955 where designer is noted as 'VBW'. According to Leslie Dandy, the drawer on this table slide out from either side. There is a photo in LD's scrapbook showing Donald Gomme demonstrating the drawer action.
Concepts:
furniture
   
Technical Terms & Materials:
coffee tables
   
Copyright: contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image
Collection Title: HWeFA
Object Type: photographic print
Object Dimensions (cm.): 15.5 x 21
Colour Type: black and white
Cataloguer: Oliver Heal
Date Catalogued: 30/08/2007 00:00
Auto ID Number: 409
Categories: Furniture Models/ E. Gomme Limited / G-Plan/ 1950-1959