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

Ilias tableware, Lucienne Day, 1962

Ilias was one of many patterns designed by Lucienne for Rosenthal and remained in production until 1970. The company so admired Lucienne’s work that they hosted a solo exhibition at their London store Rosenthal Studio House in 1963.

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