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[Iri and Toshiko Maruki, half-portrait, Los Angeles, California, November 21, 1970]
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Los Angeles, Calif., November 21, 1970

(96.267.1176)

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

Description

1 photographic print : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

1 negative : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, November 24, 1970, Japanese section.

Studio half-portrait of married couple, Iri and Toshiko Maruki, who are artists, in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, November 21, 1970. Balding man with full, graying beard and eyeglasses in suit sits at right behind woman in light colored suit and two-strand necklace.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Maruki, Mr. & Mrs. -- Painters -- Publicity Photo.

History
Iri Maruki and Toshiko Maruki were known for their Hiroshima murals, which depict the atomic bomb.

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