Captain's chair; Nakashima Studio; USA, 1955; American black walnut; 30 h x 24.25 w x 21 d in (76 x 62 x 53 cm); Signed and dated to underside 'GKN New Hope April 22, 1955'.; Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist | Thence by descent ; Literature: George Nakashima, Woodworkers, studio catalog, unpaginated George Nakashima: Full Circle, Ostergard, ppg. 144-145
Sale Price: $1,875
Estimate: $700 - $900
Good vintage and likely original condition. Uneven patina including areas of light and dark grain. Scattered scratches and dents, mostly to arms. Seat height measures: 17.25 h inches.