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.

Images may not be reproduced without prior written permission.

Text copyright

© Lesley Jackson and Paula Day 2014

Hille showroom, Peter Moro in association with Robin Day, 1963, with spiral staircase, Robin Day, 1962, 1963

Robin’s old friend Peter Moro designed Hille’s chic new showroom on Albemarle Street in London. The spectacular spiral staircase, designed by Robin, had teak treads supported by steel tension wires.

©Robin & Lucienne Day Foundation/photo: Tony Mann