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|Image Reference Number:||GF04_17|
|Manufacturer:||E Gomme Ltd.|
|Designer/Creator:||Wilkins, Victor Bramwell|
|Description:||B/W photograph showing: G-Plan wall unit 'Librenza' model no. (B881) in oak and black with secretaire compartment.(for alternative model see GF04_16). Also shown is chair model no. (B634P) with black frame, upholstered seat and oak-faced curved plywood back.|
Although this photograph is from '1957 New Models' folder Librenza units were illustrated in the 1956 G-Plan catalogue and appear on the October 1956 price list. This model was priced at £41 9s 0d (retail)
The name ' Librenza' was devised by Doris Gundry (J Walter Thompson - advertising agency) being a combination of library and cadenza. Doris Gundry was also the inspiration behind the G-Plan name and early G-Plan slogans. ref: HWFA Research Material, Sept 2007, Leslie Dandy notes ' A Designer's View. Unpublished comments.
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|Copyright:||contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image|
|Object Type:||photographic print|
|Object Dimensions (cm.):||17 x 24.5|
|Colour Type:||black and white|
|Context:||Page 17 of 1957 G-Plan New Models folder|
|Date Catalogued:||Thu Sep 27 00:00:00 BST 2007|
|Auto ID Number:||598|
|Categories:||Furniture Models/ E. Gomme Limited / G-Plan/ 1950-1959|