GEORGE NAKASHIMA (1905 - 1990); NAKASHIMA STUDIO
Special Wall Case, New Hope, PA, 1969; Persian walnut, walnut, pandanus cloth, en suite with lot 1502; Signed with client name; 27 3/4" x 84" x 20 3/4"; Provenance: University of Pittsburgh, Office of Director of Physical Plant, Pittsburgh, PA; Descended in the family; Copy of original order card available.
Sale Price: $46,875
Estimate: $25,000 - $35,000
Signed "V of P". Dramatic grain, warm patina, doors work well, clean interiors. Light scuffs, scratches, and darkened dents throughout. Filled chip to lower left rear corner approx 9 3/4" x 1" (hard to see). Overall good vintage condition. Base was made later by either George or Mira Nakashima.