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[Three artworks, December 1965]

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[Three artworks, December 1965]
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California, December 1965


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


3 negatives : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, January 1, 1966 and January 4, 1966, Japanese section.

Copy work of three artworks, December 1965.
1N: Woodblock print of a horse with butterfly, dragonfly and sun by Isaku Nakagawa, a Los Angeles artist, for "Geishun", welcoming the New Year. (Publsihed January 4, 1966)
2N: Woodblock print of a person lying under a palm tree with airplane flying overhead by Isaku Nakagawa, a Los Angeles artist. (Published January 1, 1966)
3N: Sumie, ink painting, of a figure riding a bucking bronco by Toshio Kawai. Japanese writing on painting indicates it was made at Rafu Shimpo in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California. (Published January 4, 1966)

Typed on original envelope: Copy Work.

1966 was the Year of the Horse.

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