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Hoshida, George [ bio ]

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H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in

United States, 1942-1943


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


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

Ink sketches of several figures, possibly costumed.
Top row of roughly drawn sketches from left: full length standing figure appears to be holding something in arms, seated figure with long nose appears to be a Tengu holding a staff in its proper right hand, figure doing a hand stand with legs bent, a figure dressed as a shishi, or lion, dancing in front.
Bottom row of roughly drawn sketches of three standing figures.
Drawing 97.106.1CM on recto on same sheet.

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