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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Text copyright

© Lesley Jackson and Paula Day 2014

Robin Day in dug-out canoe fitted with polypropylene seats, Botswana, 1980s

During a trip to Botswana, Robin was amused to discover that the plastic shells of his Polypropylene Chairs had been co-opted as canoe seats – evidence indeed of the worldwide popularity of the design.


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