29 March 2007
GEORGE NAKASHIMA (1905-1990)
A Walnut 'Minguren Andon H' Table Lamp, circa 1987
produced by Sakura Seisakusho in Japan
20¾ in. (52.7 cm.) high, 10½ in. (26.6 cm.) square
Purchased directly by the present owner from the Odakyu department store in May 1987.
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The table lamp was made in 1987 for the exhibition at Odakyu department store organized by George Nakashima.
Please note that this piece is mostly oak and very little walnut.
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