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    A GEORGE NAKASHIMA AND MIRA NAKASHIMA WALNUT AND MIXED WOOD PLATFORM BED AND HEADBOARD
    George Nakashima, New Hope, PA, 1970 and later
    Mira Nakashima, New Hope, Pennsylvania
    Signed platform: George Nakashima, 1972; headboard: for Alex with love much, Mira Nakashima, January 2004
    39 x 82 x 78 inches (99.1 x 208.3 x 198.1 cm)

    Comprised of a George Nakashima mahogany and mixed wood platform day bed signed George Nakashima, 1970 paired with a Mira Nakashima Walnut headboard with signature butterfly joint. The headboard is signed 'To Alex with Love + Luck, Mira Nakashima January 7 2004'. A second platform by another maker also is included. Accompanied by a letter of provenance detailing the relationship of the current owners family with the Nakashima family and information on the commission of this bed including a receipt for the headboard and drawings from Mira Nakashima. The headboard and single platform may be used to create a daybed, or can be used individually or all three pieces can be utilized as a king size platform bed with headboard.


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    5th-7th Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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