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Nature Form & Spirit: The Life and Legacy of George Nakashima

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Acclaimed designer George Nakashima (1905-1990) is best known for his furniture, which is prized for its superb craftsmanship and its organic use of the natural lines and grain of the wood. Nakashima was also an architect who designed a number of distinguished buildings during his career. Most importantly, he was a man committed to the integration of his work, his daily li ...more
Hardcover, 276 pages
Published December 1st 2003 by Harry N. Abrams
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Roberta
Aug 02, 2011 Roberta rated it it was amazing
Ms Nakashima has provided the world with a legacy of her life and work by the side of her father, George Nakashima. As she shares her father's story she shares her own, as she walked in his footsteps, learning and growing in the love of wood and understanding the gifts hidden deep within.

In addition to the narrative, there is an extensive gallery of Nakashima's lifework.
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I had tea with George Nakashima's daughter- amazing.
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