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MIRA NAKASHIMA | SET OF EIGHT "CONOID" CHAIRS

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Property from the Collection of Gregg Seibert

MIRA NAKASHIMA | SET OF EIGHT "CONOID" CHAIRS

MIRA NAKASHIMA | SET OF EIGHT "CONOID" CHAIRS

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Lot sold:

15,000

USD

Property from the Collection of Gregg Seibert

MIRA NAKASHIMA

SET OF EIGHT "CONOID" CHAIRS


2006-2014

walnut, hickory 

six chairs signed and dated DELORENZO/NAKASHIMA, June 9, 2006

two chairs signed with original owner's name NAKASHIMA/February, 2014

Overall in very good condition. The wood surfaces present with some occasional light surface scratches and minor abrasions, consistent with age and gentle use. Some edgewear and very faint abrasions to the feet, consistent with age and gentle use. A very fine set of eight conoid chairs by Mira Nakashima.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Six chairs: DeLorenzo Gallery, New York, commissioned directly from the artist, 2006

Acquired from the above by the present owner 

Two chairs: Commissioned directly from the artist by the present owner, 2014

David Cathers, ''Attracted to Opposites,'' American Bungalow, Summer 2007, p. 39 (for the present lot illustrated)