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Visited New Orlean from Camp Jerome (Trip to New Orlan from Jerome Camp)

Sugimoto, Henry [ bio ]

Visited New Orlean from Camp Jerome (Trip to New Orlan from Jerome Camp)
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painting
H: 14.25 in, W: 17.75 in
oil
canvas

Denson, Ark., 1943

(92.97.48)

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

Description

Unstretched and unframed.

A bust of a man's neck and head, wearing a black beret, stands in the center. In the foreground, is a book and a red flower with three green leaves and a yellow stamen. In the background, a painting of a street scene on the right with palm fronds sticking out behind it; an iron fence and a lampost on the left.

Inscription
Signed in medium, bottom center: Trip to New Orlan. from Jerome Camp ; bottom right corner: H. Sugimoto, 1943. Written on back, top center: Visited New Orlean from Camp Jerome / 1943

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