in building and museums

In Buildings

Barbican Centre, London

(Robin Day auditorium seating in theatre, concert hall and cinemas)


Image: Courtesy Barbican Centre/Photographer: Peter Bloomfield

Churchill College, University of Cambridge

(Robin Day dining chairs in chapel)


Image: Copyright Robin & Lucienne Day Foundation

John Lewis, Kingston-upon-Thames

(Lucienne Day silk mosaics: Aspects of the Sun, 1990, and Islands, 1991)


Image: Copyright Robin & Lucienne Day Foundation

London Underground Stations

(Robin Day Toro and Woodro benches on station platforms)


Image: Copyright Robin & Lucienne Day Foundation

Royal Festival Hall, London

(Robin Day auditorium seating in concert hall)


Image: Copyright twentytwentyone

In Museums

Art Institute of Chicago, USA

(Lucienne Day silk mosaic, and Furnishing Fabrics)


Image: Kim Scarborough, Wikepedia

Archive of Art and Design, V&A, London

(Robin and Lucienne Day Archives; Heal’s Archive; Festival of Britain Archive)



Image: Wikipedia

Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, County Durham

(Lucienne Day carpet)


Image: Alden Chadwick, Wikipedia

Design Archives, University of Brighton

(Design Council Archives)

Design Museum, London

(Robin Day furniture)


Image: David Hawgood, Wikipedia

John Lewis Partnership Textile Archive, Cookham, Berkshire

(Lucienne Day textiles and textiles artwork)

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, USA

(Lucienne Day textiles)


Image: McGhiever, Wikipedia

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Canada

(Lucienne Day textiles)


Image: Thomas Ledl, Wikipedia

Museum of Carpet, Kidderminster

(Lucienne Day artwork for Tomkinson's carpets)

MODA (Museum of Domestic Design and Architecture), University of Middlesex

(Lucienne Day textiles and wallpapers)


Image: Wikipedia

Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

(Robin Day International Low-Cost Furniture Competition archives, Robin Day furniture, Lucienne Day textiles)


Image: Ingfbruno, Wikipedia

Museum of the Home, London

(Robin Day furniture and Lucienne Day textiles)


Image: Chang Yisheng, Wikipedia

Philadelphia Museum of Art, USA

(Robin Day furniture)


Image: Meihe Chen, Wikipedia

Royal College of Art, London

(Lucienne Day silk mosaic: Three Daughters of Mexico)


Image: Chmee2, Wikipedia

Röhsska Museum, Gothenberg, Sweden

(Lucienne Day silk mosaic)


Image: Erik031, Wikipedia

Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon

(Robin Day posters)


Image: The Royal Air Force Museum

Royal Designers for Industry Archive, Royal Society of Arts, London

(RDI Archives, Lucienne Day silk mosaic: The Castle and Other Stories)

Rosenthal Museum, Selb, Germany

(Lucienne Day ceramics)

The National Archives

(Festival of Britain Office records relating to Robin Day, Registered Designs)


Image: National Archives

VADS (Visual Arts Data Service), online image database

(Design Council Slide Library and Design Council Photographic Index)

Victoria and Albert Museum, London

(Robin Day furniture, television, radio, carpets and posters; Lucienne Day textiles, textile designs, tea towels, silk mosaics, carpets and wallpapers)


Image: Alistair Wettin, Wikipedia

Wellcome Library, Wellcome Collection, London

(Robin Day posters)


Image: Antiquary, Wikipedia

Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester

(Lucienne Day textiles, tea towels, carpets, silk mosaics, wallpapers and printing screen)