Lancastria Wallpaper Pattern Book No. 2
sample book (wallpaper sample book)
manufactured by WPM, 1951
An album of wallpapers titled 'Lancastria Wallpaper Pattern Book No. 2.' manufactured by the Wallpaper Manufaturers Ltd. in 1951. The paper shown here is one page from the album, and features a design of houses, a church and a boat on a black ground.
This album offers a range of wallpaper samples from papers featuring tropical fruits to traditional chintz designs. In the inside cover the introduction to this collection reads 'With its background of traditional craftsmanship, of superb colour and design, this collection is offered with confidence to discriminating Americans'!