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George Nakashima Dining Table
5/6/2016 - Modern Art: Live Salesroom Auction
American (New Hope, Pennsylvania), mid-20th century. A George Nakashima (1905-1990) walnut dining table of rectangular form, the two-board top with three dovetails, raised on turned legs with stretchers; ht. 28.5, wd. 72, dp. 39.75 in.


Provenance:  
Property of Grailville, Loveland, OH
Originally purchased by Lydwine Van Kersbergen (1904-1998), a founding Grail member in the United States, between 1956-1964, while residing at an early Grail center in Burlington, NJ.


Condition:  
Large age-crack to one board of top. Stains and scratches to top.

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