Sanderson; c. 1960; SMCW.2012.0069


Tasmanian Decorated Interiors

About this object

Striped wallpaper patterned with stylised flowers and leaves in six shades of white, fawn, cream and gold on a green background.

This wallpaper lines the walls of the dining room at Home Hill, Devonport, Tasmania. Home Hill was the family home of Joseph Lyons (former Australian Prime Minister) and his wife Dame Enid Lyons. The weatherboard house was built in 1916 and extended many times as the family grew. It is now managed by the National Trust of Australia (Tasmania).



Date Made

c. 1960

Place Made


Inscription and Marks

Printed in gold on right selvedge: JOIN HERE MADE IN ENGLAND
Printed in gold on leftf selvedge: JOIN HERE SANDERSON


Roll width: 525mm
Pattern repeat: 460(h) x 520(w)mm


Home Hill Collection, Devonport City Council

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