December 1, 2020 10:00 EST

Art + Design

 
  Lot 61
 

61

George Nakashima (American, 1905-1990)
Set of eight "New" Chairs, New Hope, Pennsylvania, 1980/1983

American black walnut, hickory Each signed with client's name and studio notation: "dk. sp." One chair signed and dated: "George Nakashima July 1983"

H: 36, W: 18 1/2, D: 21 in.

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist
Private Family Collection, Pennsylvania

Sold for $20,000
Estimated at $8,000 - $12,000


 

American black walnut, hickory Each signed with client's name and studio notation: "dk. sp." One chair signed and dated: "George Nakashima July 1983"

Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist
Private Family Collection, Pennsylvania

This lot is accompanied by photocopies of the original order cards from George Nakashima Woodworker reflecting the order of (7) chairs in 1980 and a subsequent order for (1) chair, by the same client in 1982. This lot is also accompanied by a letter of authentication from Mira Nakashima.

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