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Author Schoeser, Mary.

Title Sanderson : the essence of English decoration / Mary Schoeser.

Imprint London : Thames & Hudson, 2010.


Description 200 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The business begins -- Of exceptional quality and taste -- The Milieu -- To serve the decorator -- The 'Mecca of Paperdom' -- Towards 'wallpaper decoration' -- Fresh ideas, new colours and modern designs -- A new concept in co-ordination -- 'Whole hoggers' on chintz -- Moving with the times.
Summary Using unprecedented access to the Sanderson archive, Schoeser tells the story of the company that became England's leading manufacturer of wallpapers and decorative fabrics.
Subject Arthur Sanderson & Sons -- History.
Interior decoration firms -- Great Britain -- History.
Wallpaper -- Design -- History -- 19th century.
Wallpaper -- Design -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780500515198 (hbk.)
0500515190 (hbk.)

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