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

John Lewis Partnership

Mitchell Beazley

Royal Air Force Museum Hendon


V&A Museum

Whitworth Art Gallery

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© Lesley Jackson and Paula Day 2014

Exhibition stand for ICI at British Industries Fair, Robin Day and Basil Spence, 1947

This eye-catching exhibition stand for ICI, co-designed by Robin with the architect Basil Spence, highlighted the company’s scientific prowess. Robin designed numerous displays for various divisions of ICI between 1946 and 1962.

©Robin & Lucienne Day Foundation/photo: Bedford Lemere & Co