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George Nakashima Studio

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George Nakashima Studio Grass Seated Chair
By George Nakashima, George Nakashima Studio
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Grass-seated chair from circa 1950s production in black walnut by George Nakashima for Nakashima Studios with original seagrass seat. Two chairs available; priced individually. Meas...
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1950s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage George Nakashima Studio

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Walnut, Seagrass

George Nakashima Studio Coffee Table
By George Nakashima, George Nakashima Studio
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Coffee table from American mid-century craftsman George Nakashima. The table crafted of black walnut, c.1969 features a live edge table top geometric slab base with one tapered leg. ...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern George Nakashima Studio

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Walnut

George Nakashima Desk with Wall-Mounted Case in Walnut
By George Nakashima, George Nakashima Studio
Located in Waalwijk, NL
George Nakashima, desk with sliding-door wall-mounted cabinet, American black walnut, English walnut, pandanus cloth, United States, 1960 With regard to its essential form, material...
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1960s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage George Nakashima Studio

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Walnut

George Nakashima 'New' Dining Chairs in Walnut and Hickory
By George Nakashima, George Nakashima Studio
Located in Waalwijk, NL
George Nakashima, ‘New’ dining chairs, American black walnut, hickory, United States, 1975 With regard to its essential form, material use, and woodwork, this ‘New’ dining chair is...
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1950s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage George Nakashima Studio

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Hickory, Walnut

George Nakashima 'Trestle' Dining Table with 'New' Dining Chairs
By George Nakashima, George Nakashima Studio
Located in Waalwijk, NL
George Nakashima dining room set consisting of a 'Trestle' dining table with 'New' dining chairs George Nakashima for George Nakashima Studio, boat-shaped ‘trestle’ dining table, ...
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern George Nakashima Studio

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Cherry, Walnut

George Nakashima Dining Set with Trestle Dining Table and 'New' Chairs
By George Nakashima Studio, George Nakashima
Located in Waalwijk, NL
George Nakashima, boat-shaped trestle dining table, walnut, United States, 1959 This exquisite and exceptionally large dining table was designed by George Nakashima and created in h...
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1950s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage George Nakashima Studio

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Walnut

1975 George Nakashima Studio Lounge Chair with Free Form Arm Walnut and Hickory
By George Nakashima Studio
Located in Virginia Beach, VA
An original George Nakashima Right arm plank lounge chair. Gorgeous form with a live edge plank for resting a book or a drink. The char includes hand sculpted spindles that attach t...
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1960s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage George Nakashima Studio

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Hickory, Walnut

George Nakashima Triple Sliding-Door Cabinet in American Black Walnut
By George Nakashima, George Nakashima Studio
Located in Waalwijk, NL
George Nakashima, sideboard, American black walnut, United States, 1961 With regard to its essential form, material use, and woodwork, this triple-sliding door cabinet is a testimon...
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1960s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage George Nakashima Studio

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Walnut

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George Nakashima Studio furniture are available for sale on 1stDibs. These distinctive items are frequently made of wood and are designed with extraordinary care. There are many options to choose from in our collection of George Nakashima Studio furniture, although brown editions of this piece are particularly popular. We have 31 vintage editions of these items in-stock, while there is 5 modern edition to choose from as well. Many of the original furniture by George Nakashima Studio were created in the mid-century modern style in united states during the 20th century. If you’re looking for additional options, many customers also consider furniture by Bert England, Laverne International, and Erwine & Estelle Laverne. Prices for George Nakashima Studio furniture can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — on 1stDibs, these items begin at $8,950 and can go as high as $184,000, while a piece like these, on average, fetch $53,750.
Questions About George Nakashima Studio
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    George Nakashima is perhaps best known for developing the butterfly joint. This construction method involves connecting pieces with a third piece of wood shaped like a butterfly. The joint forms a strong, sturdy connection and stabilizes pieces to fight the effects of wood expansion. On 1stDibs, shop a range of George Nakashima furniture.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    No, George Nakashima didn’t usually sign the majority of his works. Instead, he normally added the name of the client to the timber selected to start the project. The writing usually appears in simple black marker. ​​On 1stDibs, find a variety of George Nakashima furniture.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    To identify George Nakashima furniture, start by looking for the name of the original client written in black marker. He usually wrote the name on the underside of a piece of furniture. Order cards and shop drawings can also help authenticate his work. On 1stDibs, find a selection of expertly vetted George Nakashima furniture.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    To address wood expansion, George Nakashima pioneered the butterfly joint. This technique uses a butterfly-shaped piece of wood as an anchor. When wood expands, the butterfly joint prevents the pieces from splitting apart. Butterfly joints are strong and increase the overall durability of his wood furniture. On 1stDibs, find a collection of George Nakashima.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    Which chair is best for a George Nakashima Origins for Widdicomb desk is largely a matter of preference. George Nakashima chairs with Shaker-inspired spindle backs like the Mira and Conoid tend to complement the lines of the desks in the collection. However, you can mix and match styles to create an eclectic look. On 1stDibs, shop a collection of George Nakashima desks and chairs.

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