October 28, 2020 10:00 EST

The Pennsylvania Sale featuring The Hedgerow Theatre Collection

 
  Lot 152
 

152

George Nakashima (1905-1990)
Pair of Chests of Drawers with Floating Desk or Vanity, New Hope, Pennsylvania, 1957/1959

American black walnut Each chest signed with client's name Desk/vanity signed with client's name and studio notation: "2-9-19"

H: 34, W: 108, D: 20 in. (overall)

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist
Thence by descent to Private Collection, New York

Sold for $12,500
Estimated at $10,000 - $15,000


 

American black walnut Each chest signed with client's name Desk/vanity signed with client's name and studio notation: "2-9-19"

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist
Thence by descent to Private Collection, New York

This lot is accompanied by photocopies of the original order cards from George Nakashima Woodworkers reflecting the order for (2) chests of drawers in 1957 and a subsequent order by the same client for the Vanity in 1959.

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