Negative - EF42

Scope and Content

Original caption from associated record:

Britain Can Make It Exhibition, 1946. Living-room with kitchen recess in a small house, designed by Mrs Darcy Braddell. The kitchen is arranged in an alcove and all the fittings are built-in. The room has a "Signet" multiple duty unit for cooking and space and water heating, this is enamelled cream with duck-egg blue tiles. The oak chairs and tables are by Heal & Sons. The wall paper is light blue and the window frame is painted vermilion. The cushions are in bluey-grey and red and the curtains blue.

CoID Classification:




Accession number: 467260

CoID Neg. number: EF42

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Access Information

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

glass 163mm x 120mm

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