Sanderson; c. 1960; SMCW.2012.0069

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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).

Maker

Sanderson

Date Made

c. 1960

Place Made

England

Inscription and Marks

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

Measurements

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

Collection

Home Hill Collection, Devonport City Council

Object Type

Wallpaper

Object number

SMCW.2012.0069

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