Improved Papier Mache Enrichments No.2The Egyptian Hall Mansion House Enrichments. Executed under the direction of J.B. Bunning, Esq.r Office Works, Guildhall.
Lithograph, with large margins; printed area 280 x 205mm (11 x 8"). Water stain top left. Very rare.
Advertisement for the use of papier maché in refurbishments to George Dance's Egyptian Hall in London's Mansion House. George Jackson began trading from Rathbone Place in the 18th century, producing interior embellishments from various materials, including papier maché, as advertised here. The company continues to provide decorative interior elements, as George Jackson Limited. The architect J.B. Bunning (1802-63) was clerk of the city works (subsequently city architect) from 1843 onwards, designing many works in London.
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