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designed by Nicholson, Robert,
manufactured by WPM, about 1955

This is a sample from the WPM Palladio Wallpaper Pattern Book. The 'Columns' paper was designed by Robert Nicholson and has a pattern of striped brown, classical Greek Corinthian columns and square bases, on a black ground. This wallpaper pattern was first produced for the 'Palladio 1' series.

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Colour screen printed wallpaper.

height: 640mm
width: 505mm

Further Reading

de Joia, Roberta (ed). A Popular Art: British Wallpapers 1930-1960 (Exhibition Catalogue). London: Middlesex University Press, 1989.

wall covering - Columns