George Nakashima, ‘Single-armed rocking chair’, Phillips
George Nakashima, ‘Single-armed rocking chair’, Phillips
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Lot 164

Single-armed rocking chair

American black walnut, hickory
34 × 32 × 34 in
86.3 × 81.2 × 86.3 cm
Phillips
Estimated value: HKD $30,000–HKD $50,000
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HKD $24,000
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Phillips

Property from a Private Californian Collection

Together with a copy of the original order card and …

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Property from a Private Californian Collection

Together with a copy of the original order card and certificate of authenticity from Mira Nakashima. Underside inscribed in black marker Schiller/Rocker. Produced 1971.

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The present rocking chair demonstrates Nakashima’s long-standing affinity for Shaker …

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George Nakashima
American, 1905–1990
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In the workshop of George Nakashima, the soul of the tree was celebrated. "It is an art- and …

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In the workshop of George Nakashima, the soul of the tree was celebrated. "It is an art- and soul-satisfying adventure to walk the forests of the world, to commune with trees,” Nakashima said, “to bring this living material to the work bench, ultimately to give it a second life." Nakashima, an architect who …

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George Nakashima, ‘Single-armed rocking chair’, Phillips
George Nakashima, ‘Single-armed rocking chair’, Phillips
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About the work
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Phillips

Property from a Private Californian Collection

Together with a copy of the original order card and …

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Property from a Private Californian Collection

Together with a copy of the original order card and certificate of authenticity from Mira Nakashima. Underside inscribed in black marker Schiller/Rocker. Produced 1971.

From the Catalogue:
The present rocking chair demonstrates Nakashima’s long-standing affinity for Shaker …

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George Nakashima
American, 1905–1990
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In the workshop of George Nakashima, the soul of the tree was celebrated. "It is an art- and …

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In the workshop of George Nakashima, the soul of the tree was celebrated. "It is an art- and soul-satisfying adventure to walk the forests of the world, to commune with trees,” Nakashima said, “to bring this living material to the work bench, ultimately to give it a second life." Nakashima, an architect who …

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Lot 164

Single-armed rocking chair

American black walnut, hickory
34 × 32 × 34 in
86.3 × 81.2 × 86.3 cm
Phillips
Estimated value: HKD $30,000–HKD $50,000
This work has a buyer's premium.
Starting bid
HKD $24,000
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06d  19h  04m  42s
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