George Nakashima (1905-1990) Conoid Bench American black walnut, hickory New Hope, Pennsylvania, 1973 Curved crest rail over twenty-two hickory spindles, plank seat with two rosewood butterfly joints, grain and shape are distinctive, ht. 29, lg. 90, dp. 30 in.
Note: George Nakashima had this bench in his showroom and when asked if it could be purchased he refused, but agreed after some thought. Estimate $30,000-40,000
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