The Influence of the 1925 Paris Exhibition

Lilley & Skinner, High Street, Romford, London

Lilley Skinner

Lilley & Skinner, High Street, Romford, London
Donald Hamilton (1907–56)
1934 Photo: Sydney W. Newbery, 1934
RIBA Photographs Collection


The structural columns in this shop floor, with their decoration and uplighters, take the form of giant torchères. The wraparound chrome strips, rounded glass shelves, globe lighting and cantilevered chairs combine to make a glamorous modern interior.

 

 

 
 
 
 

 

 

 

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