T & W Farmiloe Limited - Rochester Row, Westminster, London
The warehouses of T & W Farmiloe Limited - Rochester Row, Westminster, London. In 1914 the company were manufacturing of Lead, White Lead, Paint, Colour and Varnish, Glass, Brassfounders and Sanitary Engineers. Specialities: Sheet Lead, Lead and Compo Pipe, Glass of all kinds, "Nine Elms" Brand of Pure Paint, Putty and Painters' Goods. Date: circa 1910s
David Wright woman in black underwear
Elegant woman with red hair, wearing black underwear. She appears to be sitting up in bed, with a dark green cover in front of her. Two gilt-framed paintings can be seen on the wall in the background. She is sitting on a furry white rug, hugging her knees. David Wright (1912 - 1967), was a popular British artist specialising in glamour. His series of pin-ups for The Sketch during the World War II period were immensely popular and morale-boosting to troops.
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