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Abandon House, Ark. (Abandoned House)

Sugimoto, Henry [ bio ]

Abandon House, Ark. (Abandoned House)
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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


Mounted on board, unframed.

Abandoned house with sloped roof and rusted stovepipe stands to the right. Debris and a wheelbarrow are left among the grass in the foreground. The outline of trees stands in the background with grasses before it.

Signed in medium, bottom left corner: Henry Sugimoto, Abandon [sic] House, Ark.

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