Image acknowledgements

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


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

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

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© Lesley Jackson and Paula Day 2014

Gatwick Seating, 1958

This elegant, well-proportioned foyer seating was commissioned specifically for the newly-built Gatwick Airport by the architects Yorke, Rosenberg, Mardall. By this date Robin was using square section tubular steel in many of his designs.

Photo: Gordon McLeish