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George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991

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Creator:
Nakashima, George K., 1905-1990
Subject:
Ghose, Aurobindo
Merchant, Vasant
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1.0 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Biographical material, correspondence, subject files, writings by and about Nakashima, and printed material relating mostly to Nakashima's work as a furniture designer.
Citation:
George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Architect, craftsman, woodworker, furniture designer; New Hope, Pa.; d. 1990.
Provenance:
Donated 1991 by Marion Nakashima, widow of George Nakashima.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Architect-designed furniture
Artisans
Asian American architects
Asian American artists
Decorative arts
Furniture designers
Furniture making
Handicraft
Woodworkers
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10793
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214474
AAA_collcode_nakageor
Theme:
Asian American
Lives of American Artists
Craft
Architecture & Design
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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