Image acknowledgements


Thanks to the following organisations for permission to use images on this website:


Barbican

Collection of Jill A. Wiltse and H. Kirk Brown III, Denver

John Lewis Partnership

Mitchell Beazley

Royal Air Force Museum Hendon

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V&A Museum

Whitworth Art Gallery


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© Lesley Jackson and Paula Day 2014

Ekco Exhibition Stand, Radiolympia, c.1950–51

Robin regularly designed exhibition stands for Ekco, a leading manufacturer of radios and televisions, between 1949 and 1961. Note the arresting slanted lettering and the sleek rectilinearity of this stand, constructed from tubular steel post. 

Photo: John R Pantlin

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