|Image Reference Number:||GM08_01|
|Title:||G-Plan living room set|
|Photographer:||Hess of Fox Photos Ltd.|
|Manufacturer:||E Gomme Ltd.|
|Description:||Photograph of G-Plan room-setting with man telephoning. Features occasional table B877, wing chair and settee T501 with 'Siesta' chair T411 covered in E 338 with Black and Black buttons.|
Typewritten description 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.
Siesta Chair. T. 411 in E 338/Black. Finish F.
Table. T. 876. Finish F.
Table T. 877. Finish F.
Table Lamps by Finmar.
Floor Surround. Black art felt. (Exhibition Quality).
The prefix T denoted Tola veneer and finish F denoted walnut brown.
Table T876 was discontinued March 1956.
Chair model no. T or B 411 Siesta chair was also known as 'Chesterfield' chair.
The decoration shown in image is identical to that shown in GM08_02.
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.
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|Copyright:||contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image|
|Object Type:||photographic print|
|Object Dimensions (cm.):||22 x 16|
|Colour Type:||black and white|
|Date Catalogued:||10/09/2007 00:00|
|Auto ID Number:||512|
|Categories:||Room Sets/ Living Rooms/ 1950-1959|