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Knoll Nakashima Straight Chair
Knoll Nakashima Straight Chair
Knoll Nakashima Straight Chair
Knoll Nakashima Straight Chair
Knoll Nakashima Straight Chair
Knoll Nakashima Straight Chair
Knoll Nakashima Straight Chair
Knoll Nakashima Straight Chair
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Knoll Nakashima Straight Chair

Special Price £1,364.25 Regular Price £1,605.00
Designed by George Nakashima in 1948, the Knoll Nakashima Straight Chair is made from solid American walnut and is influenced by the Shaker style. Use this chair as a beautiful dining chair at the head of the table, or as a side chair in a bedroom or living room.
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Production Time : 2 - 3 Weeks
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  • Designer : George Nakashima
  • Year of Design : 1948
  • Material : Solid American walnut and hickory
  • H: 75.5cm; W: 57cm; D: 51cm
  • Seat Height : 42cm
  • Made in Italy
Product: Made To Order

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The Nakashima Straight Chair was designed by George Nakashima in 1948 and clearly Shaker influenced this gorgeous wooden dining chair from Knoll has been reintroduced into the Knoll Studio collection. Crafted from solid American Walnut with turned legs and stretches and contrasting spindles made from Hickory each Straight Chair is authenticated with George Nakashima's signature underneath the seat.

Nakashima is best known for his unique pieces of furniture, which are prized for their respect for the natural forms of the tree and the inherent grain of the wood.

Each Straight Chair has a low sheen finish and nylon glides mounted on the feet.

See other George Nakashima designs.
See the Knoll Studio collection.

Brand Knoll Studio
Designer George Nakashima
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