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Untitled (Camelia)

Sugimoto, Henry [ bio ]

Untitled (Camelia)
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H: 17.75 in, W: 15 in, D: .25 in

California, ca. 1938


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


Mounted on board, unframed

Still life painting. In center of the painting is a tall, off-white oblong vase with a single pink camellia with three green leaves. The vase is on a brown surface. The background is very dark with a few blue highlights at right.

Signed in medium, bottom right corner: H. Sugimoto

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