George Nakashima, Special 8 Drawer Chest $36,000>
Moderne Gallery

A unique, custom design in cherry by George Nakashima. The narrow chest and drawers was originally intended to store lingerie, linens and jewelry. It's related to what is referred to in French as a Semainier, except that this chest has 8 drawers, not 7. This is currently the only known such chest that Nakashima made.


DESIGNER/

George Nakashima

DATE/

1961

MATERIALS/

Cherry

DIMENSIONS/

40.64 x 35.56 x 116.84 cm

STYLE/

Historic

HERITAGE/

United States

SHIPS FROM/

Philadelphia

$36,000