LIVING-ROOM IN A GEORGIAN HOUSE IN NORFOLK
Ceiling, walls and paintwork are white.  The wall over the fireplace covered with Japanese grass-paper.  White tiled surround fireplace with grey and white tiled hearth.  Black slate mantel shelf, polished copper supports to shelf and surround to fire opening.  The bookshelf is in cedarwood and the radiator is white.  The settee has mahogany and bamboo end rails, bottle-green wool seat with white buttons, and light grey-green cushions for back.  Loose cushions in red, white, yellow, green.  Danish chairs in beechwood.
Noel Carrington. Colour and Pattern in the Home. 1954.
Read something of paint colours in the 1950s here.

LIVING-ROOM IN A GEORGIAN HOUSE IN NORFOLK

Ceiling, walls and paintwork are white.  The wall over the fireplace covered with Japanese grass-paper.  White tiled surround fireplace with grey and white tiled hearth.  Black slate mantel shelf, polished copper supports to shelf and surround to fire opening.  The bookshelf is in cedarwood and the radiator is white.  The settee has mahogany and bamboo end rails, bottle-green wool seat with white buttons, and light grey-green cushions for back.  Loose cushions in red, white, yellow, green.  Danish chairs in beechwood.

Noel Carrington. Colour and Pattern in the Home. 1954.

Read something of paint colours in the 1950s here.

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