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

Slatted Bench

Robin Day designed the Slatted Bench as a minimal multipurpose platform, which could be used for seating, as a low table, or as a support for his Hilleplan or Interplan storage cabinets. The Slatted Bench was exhibited at the Milan Triennial in 1954. 

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