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Listening to phonograph, 2-10-42

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

Listening to phonograph, 2-10-42
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H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in

United States, February 10, 1942


Gift of June Hoshida Honma, Sandra Hoshida and Carole Hoshida Kanada


4 drawings on paper (1 sheet) : ink ; 9.5 x 6 in.

Ink drawings of four men, identified by inscriptions, listening to phonograph records on February 20, 1942.
Top left portrait shows the back of Kiyotsuka, a man wearing a coat from the hip up.
Top right portrait of U. Morihara in profile facing left ; he has a mustache and hair is combed forward.
Bottom left portrait of S. Asada in profile facing right from shoulders up.
Bottom right portrait of Y. Kaneda in profile facing left with something sticking out of his mouth.
Drawing 97.106.1CC on recto of same sheet.

Written in black ink top: 2-10-42 Listening to phonograph. Written in black ink, top row (left to right): Kiyotsuka, U. Morihara. Written in black ink, bottom row (left to right): S. Asada, Y. Kaneda.

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