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Set of Four Captain Chairs by George Nakashima

About the Item

A wonderful set of four American black Walnut 'Captain" chairs handcrafted by George Nakashima in his New Hope Studio in 1976. These chairs were designed with creative exposed joints with the backrest extending into the arms. The ergonomic seats render them very comfortable for long time seating. Signed with the last name of the clients underneath. Accompany these chairs are a copy of the sketch hand drawn by George Nakashima together with other pieces the owner purchased from the studio. Dated 1976.
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  • Dimensions:
    Height: 28 in (71.12 cm)Width: 24 in (60.96 cm)Depth: 18.75 in (47.63 cm)Seat Height: 17 in (43.18 cm)
  • Sold As:
    Set of 4
  • Style:
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1976
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Beautiful original and excellent condition with mellow patina on the wood and only very little wear on surface from gentle use.
  • Seller Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU94506210483
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