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Jerome Swamp

Sugimoto, Henry [ bio ]

Jerome Swamp
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H: 13.5 in, W: 16 in, D: .75 in

Denson, Ark., ca. 1943


Gift of Madeleine Sugimoto and Naomi Tagawa, Japanese American National Museum


Stretched and unframed.

View of swamp and Jerome camp. In the foreground a reflecting pool of standing water is surrounded by tall dry grasses. At midground left a path winds through grasses past a culvert in water. The barracks, mess hall and watchtower of Jerome are visible in the background under a greyish-blue sky.

Signed in medium, bottom left corner: H. Sugimoto, Jerome Camp Written on back, top center: Jerome Swamp, 15 1/2 x 13 1/2"

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