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

Larch furnishing fabric, 1961

Large-scale patterns divided into two distinct halves were a feature of Lucienne’s mature ‘Contemporary’ textiles. Larch (1961) was one of several tree designs created during the late 1950s and early 1960s.

Licensed new production: Classic Textiles