London. Port of London Cabinet Works. No date. Ca. 1936.
Color illustrated catalog of carpets and rugs 9 x 11 1/2 inches, 25 pp plus illustrated covers. Catalog also includes four page "confidential wholesale price list" and two sided sheet offering 25% price reductions. Pictured within are page after page of color illustrations (many full page) of carpets offered by the firm, both traditional Wilton patterns and contemporary Axminster Deco designs. Emphasis clearly on the contemporary Deco rugs. Cover of catalog states "Shippers to the Colonies." An exceptionally clean, detailed and beautifully illustrated catalog offering carpeting in a variety of styles, with Deco patterns a dominant feature. Rear cover features an attractive full-page color illustration of a lounge or living room with stylish Deco carpeting. A useful piece of furniture in the room is described as an "interesting cocktail table," in which a door swings open to reveal alcoholic beverages, with space for glasses, etc. The table also accommodates a modest bookshelves and corner cupboard. An uncommon catalog; no WorldCat listing. An excellent addition to a design library. Item #53121