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

Provence wallpaper, Lucienne Day, 1951

This block-printed wallpaper by John Line & Son formed part of their Limited Editions Collection. It was used to decorate the walls of Robin’s Low-Cost Room Setting in the Homes and Gardens Pavilion, highlighting the creative synergy between the couple.

Robin & Lucienne Day Foundation/Whitworth Art Gallery, The University of Manchester