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Thanks to the following organisations for permission to use images on this website:


Barbican

Collection of Jill A. Wiltse and H. Kirk Brown III, Denver

John Lewis Partnership

Mitchell Beazley

Royal Air Force Museum Hendon

twentytwentyone

V&A Museum

Whitworth Art Gallery


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© Lesley Jackson and Paula Day 2014

Low-Cost Storage Units, 1948

Day and Latimer beat off stiff competition to win first prize in the storage section of MOMA’s prestigious International Low-Cost Furniture Competition. Their austerity-conscious plywood cabinets had tubular aluminium legs.

Photo: Tony Mann

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