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

twentytwentyone

V&A Museum

Whitworth Art Gallery


All other images are from Robin and Lucienne Day Foundation archives.


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© Lesley Jackson and Paula Day 2014

Lucienne Day with Florimel and Elysian furnishing fabrics, 1949

Lucienne met Alastair Morton, director of Carlisle-based Edinburgh Weavers, through the Society of Industrial Artists. He was very supportive and commissioned these two attractive furnishing prints, which acted as a springboard for her post-war career. 

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