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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

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© Lesley Jackson and Paula Day 2014

Tote table, Robin Day, 1972

Made of injection-moulded ABS, this ingenious stacking table has a storage well in the centre with a lift-off cover that doubles up as a tray. It was promoted as part of Hille’s youth-oriented Living Scene Collection, along with the 4-4000 Armchair and the Obo Chair.