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Image Reference Number: GC02_15
Title: Gomme New Bachelor bedroom furniture
Photographer: unknown
Date: 1937
Decade: 1930-1939
Manufacturer: E Gomme Ltd.
Range Name:
New Bachelor
Description: The "New Bachelor" bedroom suite from 'Silent Salesman' leaflet B.542 in 1937 Gomme Bedroom Furniture catalogue, showing dressing table B.759, chest B.604 and wardrobe B.542. Suggested finishes were 'Bleached Old Oak', 'Broken White Matt' (a biscuit shade) or 'Pastel Shade of Blue'.
Notes: This very simple 'box' shape design with plain, flat, flush fronts and large round knobs would have still been valid thirty years later. Note decorative panels inset on fronts.
Technical Terms & Materials:
dressing tables
finish (coating)
Copyright: contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image
Collection Title: HWeFA
Object Type: catalogue page
Object Dimensions (cm.): 39 x 25.5
Colour Type: black and white
Context: Page from 1937 Gomme Bedroom Furniture catalogue
Cataloguer: Oliver Heal
Date Catalogued: 29/06/2007 00:00
Auto ID Number: 220
Categories: Advertising and Promotions/ Catalogues and Brochures/ 1930-1939, Furniture Models/ E. Gomme Limited / G-Plan/ 1930-1939