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Image Reference Number: GBX04_01
Title: G-Plan living room set
Photographer: unknown
Date: 1965
Decade: 1960-1969
Manufacturer: E Gomme Ltd.
Designer/Creator: Wilkins, Victor Bramwell
Range Name:
Librenza
,
Brazilia
   
Description: Photograph of G-Plan living/dining room set with 'Brazilia' range Librenza room divider.
Notes: For further details see GF11_12 which shows the same model. Note alteration to bottom shelf. There is a duplicate print of this photo in GBX04. According to Leslie Dandy, he designed the table and chairs in the background of this photograph.
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 Unpublished comments.
Concepts:
dining rooms
,
furniture
,
living rooms
   
Technical Terms & Materials:
dining tables
,
dining chairs
,
armchairs
,
storage units
,
room dividers
   
Copyright: contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image
Collection Title: HWeFA
Object Type: photographic print
Object Dimensions (cm.): 31 x 25.5
Colour Type: black and white
Cataloguer: Oliver Heal
Date Catalogued: 27/09/2007 00:00
Auto ID Number: 602
Categories: Room Sets/ Living Rooms/ 1960-1969