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The pet crow "Jack" : 2-2-42 8 PM

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

The pet crow "Jack" : 2-2-42 8 PM
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drawing
H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in
ink
paper

United States, February 2, 1943

(97.106.1CE)

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

Description

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

Ink sketches of a pet crow in various positions called Jack on February 2, 1942.
Top sketches of full body of crow bending to look at something and a sketch of just the bird's head below the tail.
Middle sketches of bird's head, body of crow without legs, and crow at right edge looking up.
Bottom sketches of crow's body as he runs his head to the right and large head on right edge facing left.
Drawing 97.106.1CF on verso of same sheet.

Inscription
Written in black ink, top: The Pet Crow, "Jack" 2-2-43 8 PM

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