Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern Art & Design, Urban Culture, Jewelry

Sat, Mar 3, 2018 12:00PM EST - Sun, Mar 4, 2018 12:00PM EST
Lot 111

George Nakashima MINGUREN II Coffee Table

Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$200,000 $25,000

Table features a single slab top with free edges, two butterflies, knots, expressive graining, and sap grain details. Lot is accompanied by copy of original order card issued by George Nakashima Woodworkers, 1/17/81, 80-II-15, 2/27/80. Note: the Claude Conover vase shown in the opening picture is not included in this lot but is available as a separate lot in this auction. Provenance: Ms. Nancy Shaul, North Tarrytown, New York | Lost City Arts, New York, New York.
Designer & Manufacturer: George Nakashima (American, 1905-1990); Nakashima Studios
Markings: signed, signed with client's name; Jan 1981
Country of Origin & Materials: USA; American black walnut
Dimensions(H,W,D): 15.25"h, 65"w, 40.5"d

very good, some scuffs primarily to long floor support, a few small nicks to edges, table is in original condition