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Image Reference Number: GBX06_25
Title: G-Plan Chinese white Continental headboard
Photographer: unknown
Date: ca 1956-1957
Decade: 1950-1959
Range Name:
Chinese white
Description: G-Plan Chinese white Continental headboard with pedestal tables (model no. B899) upholstered in white vinyl with brass accents. 1956 price list shows the headboard as being 4'6" and the price as £29.17. This model is shown in an advert in 'The Cabinet Maker' 15 December 1956 which notes 'Chinese white furniture was launched just two months ago and already it is an established national success. Chinese white furniture is satisfying a public demand and its elegance and charm ensure that it will become a permanent addition to the G-Plan.'
Notes: According to the advert in 'The Cabinet Maker' 15 December 1956, the Chinese white range was launched in September 1956. Model number 'B899' is written on the reverse of the print.
Technical Terms & Materials:
bedside tables
Copyright: contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image
Collection Title: HWeFA
Object Type: photographic print
Object Dimensions (cm.): 21.5 x 17
Colour Type: black and white
Cataloguer: Lisa Hodgkins
Date Catalogued: 31/10/2007 00:00
Auto ID Number: 696
Categories: Furniture Models/ E. Gomme Limited / G-Plan/ 1950-1959