Sunday, August 15, 2021
LOT #1

George Nakashima Cushion Chairs with Arms

c.1961, (2) walnut chairs having custom upholstered wool cushions; including copy of correspondence with George Nakashima referencing purchase

Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000

Hammer Price: $16,000

Provenance: purchased from George Nakashima in late 1960 or early 1961; with the original owner since purchase

Dimensions: Height: 30 1/2 inches, Width: 30 1/4 inches, Depth: 32 1/4 inches (each chair)

Condition: Very Good, light surface wear overall; several areas of nicks, most notable on the left rear leg of a chair; slight sun fading to front right leg of a chair and lower side panel of other chair; a chair having red oil pencil writing on underside of plywood seat base; light staining and some spotting overall to the cushions; upholstery not original; light dust accumulation

Shipping: Quote Shipping

Sales Tax: Kansas (6.500%), New Jersey (6.625%), Pennsylvania (6.000%), Washington (10.500%)

Approximate Sale Time: Kansas (6.500%), New Jersey (6.625%), Pennsylvania (6.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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