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George Nakashima
"MINGUREN I" DROP-LEAF GAMES TABLE FROM THE JAPANESE HOUSE, POCANTICO HILLS, NEW YORK
Estimate
35,00045,000
LOT SOLD. 36,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
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George Nakashima
"MINGUREN I" DROP-LEAF GAMES TABLE FROM THE JAPANESE HOUSE, POCANTICO HILLS, NEW YORK
Estimate
35,00045,000
LOT SOLD. 36,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

George Nakashima
"MINGUREN I" DROP-LEAF GAMES TABLE FROM THE JAPANESE HOUSE, POCANTICO HILLS, NEW YORK

East Indian laurel with American black walnut base


27 x 84 5/8 x 34 1/4 in. (66.6 x 214.9 x 87 cm) without leaf
ca. 1974
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Literature

Mira Nakashima, Form, Nature and Spirit: The Life and Legacy of George Nakashima, New York, 2003, p. 214 (for a discussion of the table within the Rockefeller commission)

Catalogue Note

This drop-leaf games table on a "Minguren I" base is a unique design created by George Nakashima for the Japanese House project.

Sotheby's would like to thank Mira Nakashima for her assistance in cataloguing the George Nakashima lots in this sale.

Important 20th Century Design

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