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Sugimoto, Henry [ bio ]

Still Life
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painting
H: 19.75 in, W: 23.5 in, D: .75 in
oil
canvas

California, ca. 1935

(92.97.98)

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

Description

Mounted and unframed.

Still life of vegetables and food containers on a wooden tabletop. A pile of six yams sits between a bundle of five scallions on left and a white crockery dish with cover on right. A jug with a white base and black top with cork sits behind the scallions, next to dark green vegetable. On right, small dark green bottle. A white sheet or napkin lies on the table left under yams, scallions and jug.

Inscription
Written on back, top center: Still Life, 27 1/2 x 19 1/2"

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