|Image Reference Number:||GA12_20|
|Title:||G-Plan newspaper advertisement|
|Date:||27 November 1953|
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|Manufacturer:||E Gomme Ltd.|
Newspaper advertisement for G-Plan from The Star 27 November 1953. Heading reads: 'G-Plan upholstered pieces oust the old-style suite'. The end of the first year's advertising campaign to launch the brand.
Photograph shows living room set containing settee and armchair, dining table, sideboard and chairs, and bureau. Small photo shows chest of drawers with different functions.
The text starts: 'Remember the clumsy old-fashioned suite that used to overcrowd the "parlour"? ...How different are the upholstered pieces in the G-Plan! Each one is a thing of beauty and comfort on its own.'
Chairs and sofas were 'upholstered in contemporary fabrics from such master designers as Whitehead, Tibor Reich, and Edinburgh weavers.
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|Object Dimensions (cm.):||25 x 37.5|
|Colour Type:||black and white|
|Auto ID Number:||185|
|Categories:||Advertising and Promotions/ Press Advertising|