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Jerome Water Tank

Sugimoto, Henry [ bio ]

Jerome Water Tank
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H: 13.5 in, W: 16 in, D: .25 in

Denson, Ark., ca. 1943


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


Stretched and unframed.

In the foreground is a large brush in brown, gray and white, with a sawhorse, a box and possibly two buckets to the side. In the background left, a building with an American flag flying from a flag pole and a water tank.

Signed in medium, bottom right corner: H. Sugimoto Written on back, top center: "Jerome Water Tank" / 15 1/2 x 13 1/2

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