View all items from The Estate of Architect Robert Metcalf sale

Vintage Nakashima Walnut Dining Armchairs With Provenance

Item Details

A group of four vintage Nakashima walnut dining armchairs with provenance. The walnut frames feature curved, continuous crests with raised centers above spindle supports and contoured seats rising on turned and splayed legs joined by box stretchers. Three of the chairs are signed ‘Nakashima’, two of which are dated ‘September 30, 1994’. The third is dated ‘April 1996’. One chair has a stamped ‘Nakashima’ signature. All four are marked ‘Metcalf’.

Provenance: Two of the chairs come with the original invoice from August 1994 as well as a carbon copy of the initial order letter.

  • Please note, this is an item that may be especially difficult to move and/or transport. Unless shipping arrangements are available and made by the winning bidder, that individual is advised to bring appropriate assistance, vehicle, proper materials, and any necessary tools to pickup.


- to fair; some minor surface wear and scratches; some stains to seats; some chips to bottom of legs.


23.75" W x 28.5" H x 18.25" D

- measured one armchair at widest points.

Item #


Additional Information

George Nakashima

Terms & Conditions

Other Items You Might Like

Full-service selling solutions for home or business-minded consignors.

Learn More