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[Seichi Tsuchiya with Bernard Buffett painting at Aberdeen Frame Company, California, April 24, 1970]

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[Seichi Tsuchiya with Bernard Buffett painting at Aberdeen Frame Company, California, April 24, 1970]
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Neg Type: 120.00 mm

California, April 24, 1970

(96.267.1132)

Photograph by Toyo Miyatake Studio, Gift of the Alan Miyatake Family

Description

1 negative : col. ; 120 mm.

1 negative : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, April 25, 1970, Japanese section.

Two men, Seichi Tsuchiya and Manuel Gerard, stand beside a large curved painting of a cityscape by Bernard Buffett at the Aberdeen Frame Company, California, April 24, 1970. Caucasian man, left, and Japanese man, right, in eyeglasses and aprons, flank framed large color painting of buildings signed at top, "Bernard Buffett", on top of a table.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Tsuchiya Painting -- Aberdeen Frame Co. -- 1110 S. Main St.

History
Japanese American Seichi Tsuchiya was selected for the difficult framing of the curved Buffett painting. It was placed in the executive suite of the Disneyland Hotel in California.

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