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Jerome Camp from Swamp

Sugimoto, Henry [ bio ]

Jerome Camp from Swamp
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painting
H: 13.5 in, W: 16 in, D: .75 in
oil
canvas

Denson, Ark., ca. 1942

(92.97.41)

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

Description

Mounted and unframed

In the foreground, a culvert with a pond of standing water, bordered by brown grass. A water-filled ditch with walkways recedes into the distance on the right. A broad expanse of dried brown grass dominates the midground. In the distance, rows of barracks recede into the background before an outline of trees. A watchtower appears at top left.

Inscription
Signed in medium, bottom right corner: H. Sugimoto Written on back, left center: "Jerome Camp from Swamp"

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