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George Nakashima Special Bench/Coffee Tables
5/6/2016 - Modern Art: Live Salesroom Auction
American (New Hope, Pennsylvania), mid-20th century. A pair of George Nakashima (1905-1990) bench/coffee tables in walnut, each with a rectangular top and plank legs; ht. 14, wd. 54, dp 19 in. (each). 


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:  
The tops of each have some fading and wear including beverage rings and light scratches. The edges of the tops and legs have some scuffs and general wear. 

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