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Auction Description for Wright: DESIGN
Viewing Notes:
Auction Preview Dates/Times: 10-16 October 2013, 10 am - 5 pm or Sunday by appointment

DESIGN

by Wright


383 lots with images

October 17, 2013

1440 W Hubbard

Chicago, IL, 60642 USA

Phone: 312-563-0020

Fax: 312-563-0040

Email: consign@wright20.com

George Nakashima Conoid bench with spindle back

Lot 100: George Nakashima Conoid bench with spindle back

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Description: George Nakashima Conoid bench with spindle back USA, 1977 American black walnut, hickory 87 w x 28.5 d x 30.75 h inches Highly-expressive single slab seat with dramatic continuous free edges from the back around to one side, contrasting sap grain edges, knot details and cantilevered edge to the reverse. Sold with copies of an original drawing and correspondence from the artist as well as original drawings from Nakashima Studio. Literature: George Nakashima, Woodworkers, studio catalog, unpaginated Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist | Collection of Dr. John Sellers

Condition Report: Condition of the item is not included in this description. Condition reports are available from Wright upon request. Wright strongly recommends that you review a condition report for each item on which you plan to bid. Email condition@wright20.com to request a condition report.

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George Nakashima Kevin table

Lot 101: George Nakashima Kevin table

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Description: George Nakashima Kevin table USA, 1979 English walnut root, American black walnut, rosewood 28.25 w x 29.25 d x 20 h inches Highly-expressive single slab top with nearly continuous free edge, fissure bridged by a rosewood butterfly and wormhole details. Sold with an original drawing and correspondence from the artist. Signed with client name to underside: [Sellers]. Literature: George Nakashima, Woodworkers, studio catalog, unpaginated Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist | Collection of Dr. John Sellers

Condition Report: Condition of the item is not included in this description. Condition reports are available from Wright upon request. Wright strongly recommends that you review a condition report for each item on which you plan to bid. Email condition@wright20.com to request a condition report.

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George Nakashima Triple chest of drawers

Lot 102: George Nakashima Triple chest of drawers

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Description: George Nakashima Triple chest of drawers USA, 1976 American black walnut 84 w x 23.5 d x 32 h inches Joined top with dovetail joinery, expressive overhanging free edge and sap grain details. Cabinet features twelve drawers. Sold with an original drawing by the artist and copy of correspondence from the studio. Signed with client name to reverse: [Sellers]. Literature: George Nakashima, Woodworkers, studio catalog, unpaginated Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist | Collection of Dr. John Sellers

Condition Report: Condition of the item is not included in this description. Condition reports are available from Wright upon request. Wright strongly recommends that you review a condition report for each item on which you plan to bid. Email condition@wright20.com to request a condition report.

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George Nakashima table lamp

Lot 103: George Nakashima table lamp

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Description: George Nakashima table lamp USA, 1976 American black walnut root, holly, parchment, oak 13.25 w x 13.25 d x 27.25 h inches Highly-figured, center-cut base with free edges, expressive sap grain details and fissure. Sold with copies of original drawings by the artist and correspondence from the studio. Signed with client name to interior: [Sellers]. Literature: George Nakashima, Woodworkers, studio catalog, unpaginated, illustrates variations Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist | Collection of Dr. John Sellers

Condition Report: Condition of the item is not included in this description. Condition reports are available from Wright upon request. Wright strongly recommends that you review a condition report for each item on which you plan to bid. Email condition@wright20.com to request a condition report.

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George Nakashima table lamp

Lot 104: George Nakashima table lamp

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Description: George Nakashima table lamp USA, 1976 American black walnut root, holly, parchment, oak 13.25 w x 13.25 d x 27.25 h inches Highly-figured base with free edges, deep fissures and contrasting sap grain details. Sold with copies of original drawings by the artist and correspondence from the studio. Signed with client name to interior: [Sellers]. Literature: George Nakashima, Woodworkers, studio catalog, unpaginated, illustrates variations Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist | Collection of Dr. John Sellers

Condition Report: Condition of the item is not included in this description. Condition reports are available from Wright upon request. Wright strongly recommends that you review a condition report for each item on which you plan to bid. Email condition@wright20.com to request a condition report.

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