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George Nakashima

"Grass Seated" Chair and Stool

Estimate:

1,500

to
- 2,000 USD

Property from the Collection of Michael and Renée Silverstein

George Nakashima

George Nakashima

"Grass Seated" Chair and Stool

"Grass Seated" Chair and Stool

Estimate:

1,500

to
- 2,000 USD

Lot sold:

10,710

USD

Property from the Collection of Michael and Renée Silverstein

George Nakashima

1905-1990

"Grass Seated" Chair and Stool


designed circa 1940s

cherry wood, sea grass

chair: 27 ¼ x 23 ⅜ x 19 in. (69.2 x 59.4 x 48.2 cm)

stool: 10 ¼ x 18 ⅜ x 18 ⅜ in. (26 x 46.7 x 46.7 cm)

Overall in very good condition. The wooden surfaces appear to have been reconditioned at some point in the history of the two pieces. The wood presents with light surface scratches throughout consistent with gentle use. The back rail of the chair's backrest with a small and stable split to the wood measuring approximately 3/4 inch high and possibly inherent to production. The back of the seat of the chair with a small chip to the wood measuring approximately 1/2 inch wide and not visually distracting. The sea grass is in very good condition overall with occasional and very minor areas of minor rubbing and discoloration consistent with gentle use. 


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