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manufactured by WPM, 1927

This is a sample of a cheap, exotic wallpaper by the WPM from 1927. The design features an Oriental landscape with bridges, temples, trees, flowers and leaves, in pink, grey, white and blue, on a black ground.

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Colour machine printed wallpaper.

height: 510mm
width: 250mm

Further Reading

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

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