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.

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© Lesley Jackson and Paula Day 2014

675 Chair, Robin Day, 1952

With its pared-down form and undisguised structure, this chair was one of Robin’s favourites. A follow-up to his Royal Festival Hall Restaurant Chair, the 675 Chair has a simpler moulded plywood seatback and is more minimal and refined.

Licensed new production: Case Furniture

Robin & Lucienne Day Foundation/ © twentytwentyone, photography by Mark Whitfield