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Fine Art & Decorative Works, Day 2

Sat, Sep 12, 2015 09:00AM EDT - Mon, Sep 14, 2015 09:00AM EDT
Lot 267

Set of Eight George Nakashima Walnut

Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000

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Conoid Chairs, McRae Table New Hope, Pennsylvania, each signed and dated March 1, 1988, two further inscribed "one piece tip seat", figured walnut crestrail over spindle back and shaped striated walnut plank seat, 35-1/2 in., [very good condition overall, scattered light surface wear and some water spots, stiles with very minor dents (from contact with table), one seat with area of infill to crotch walnut (as made), some uneven varnish and/or abrading to undersides of seat at area of signatures, one front toe with significant area of dog chew;] together with a hand-crafted figured hardwood dining table in the style of Nakashima by James McRae, probably sycamore, free-edge end, 100-1/2 x 62-1/4 in., [very good condition, scattered light surface wear and water spots especially to trestle-form base] . Provenance: Each chair inscribed by Nakashima at underside of seat "McCrae"; Estate of James McRae, Arrowhead House, Atlanta, Georgia

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