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Introduction
George Katsutoshi Nakashima (Japanese: 中島勝寿 Nakashima Katsutoshi, May 24, 1905 – June 15, 1990) was an American woodworker, architect, and furniture maker who was one of the leading innovators of 20th century furniture design and a father of the American craft movement. In 1983, he accepted the Order of the Sacred Treasure, an honor bestowed by the Emperor of Japan and the Japanese government.
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Introduction
American master craftsman and furniture maker, New Hope, Penn.
Nationalities
American, Japanese-American
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Manufacturer, Craftsman, Furniture Maker, Furniture Designer, Master
Names
George Nakashima, Nakashima George
Ulan
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