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

Series E Polypropylene chairs in a classroom, Robin Day, 1971

This range resulted from an invitation by the Consortium of Local Authorities for Wales to design a range of furniture suitable for schools. Produced in five sizes, the Series E School Chair was originally manufactured in five colours : blue, flame, forest green, donkey and brown.

Current licensed production: Hille Educational Products

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