Rocking Chair with Free-Edge Arm by George Nakashima

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As with all of "Japanese Shaker" Nakashima's work, the craftsmanship carries on a brisk dialog with the design: through-tenons secured by wedges of different-colored wood, hand-shaved spindles made of hickory, and of course the single large slab arm, with Nakashima's signature "free-edge." All such details are a delight to both the eye and hand. Beauty and comfort are reconciled!
Details
Creator
George Nakashima (Maker)
Of the Period
Modern
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
1970s
Period
1970-1979
Materials and Techniques
Hickory
Walnut
American walnut
hickory spindles
Condition
Excellent. Only very minor wear..
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
34 in. H x 33 in. W x 34 in. D
86 cm H x 84 cm W x 86 cm D
Dealer Location
Los Angeles, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU80911505862
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Located in Los Angeles, CA
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  • 20th Century Specialists

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