Image Credits

  • A Summer Shower, by Charles Edward Perugini, about 1888 © Ferens Art Gallery, Hull Museums
  • Portrait of a Lady, attributed to Nicolaes Eliasz Pickenoy, about 1630 - about 1640 © Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery Collection
  • Persian lady busy at work at home, John Johnson Trades & Professions © Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
  • Trouser suit by Christian Dior, 1968 © London College of Fashion/The Woolmark Company
  • Standing female tomb figure, 600-699 CE © Artworld: Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts
  • Figure Study - Seated Female Nude © The copyright of the artwork is owned by a private individual. The copyright of the digital image is owned by Birmingham Institute of Art & Design

  • Conversation Piece, by Juan Muñoz, 1998, situated near the mouth of the Tyne, South Shields © Copyright of the image is owned by the Public Monuments and Sculpture Association
  • Piss Flowers by Helen Chadwick © Helen Chadwick Estate
  • Trayne by Sue Stockwell © Sue Stockwell
  • Monument by Rachel Whiteread, located at Trafalgar Square, London, UK, until May 2002 © Rachel Whiteread
  • Four Square (Four Circles) by Barbara Hepworth © The Artist's Estate
  • Idolo con Muñoz/Idol with Doll by Nadín Ospina, 2000 © University of Essex Collection of Latin American Art

  • Wing commode chair, Regency c. 1811 © Frederick Parker Foundation
  • Coffee cup and saucer, Bernard Leach © David Leach/Crafts Study Centre
  • Hand rinse basin designed by Chamberlin, Powell and Bon, made by Twyfords Ltd. Image from Design Magazine, issue 209, 1966 © see vads.ac.uk/resources/DIAD
  • Deltaphone designed by Martyn Rowlands, manufactured by Standard Telephones and Cables Ltd, image from Design Magazine, issue 209, 1966 © see vads.ac.uk/resources/DIAD
  • Bottle by Richard Batterham © Richard Batterham/Crafts Study Centre
  • '4-4000' armchair with moulded shell, designed by Robin Day for Hille International Ltd., 1973 © Design Council/Manchester Metropolitan University

  • Facade of the Royal Society of Arts building of John Adam Street, London, designed by Robert Adam, 1771 © Design Council/Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Croyland, Lincolnshire, drawing by John Sell Cotman, reproduced in 'Fine examples of sepia drawings' issued by the Department of Science and Art, 1st edn. 1864, 2nd edn. 1870 © Norwich School of Art and Design
  • Watercolour of the granary and dovecote at Tusmore, Oxfordshire, 1843, Henry E L Dryden © Northamptonshire Libraries and Information Service
  • King Alfred's Tower, South Brewham, Somerset, completed c. 1772 © Public Monuments and Sculpture Association
  • Flats at Lamble Street, Gospel Oak, 1955 © Design Council Archive
  • York Minster from the north by moonlight, music cover design by W L Walton, c. 1875-79, from the Spellman Collection of Victorian Music Covers © Reading University Library