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Mayor Kawabe farewell party, 11-6-42

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

Mayor Kawabe farewell party, 11-6-42
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drawing
H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in
ink
paper
laminate

United States, November 6, 1942

(97.106.1DE)

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

Description

8 drawings on paper, laminated (1 sheet) : ink, 9.5 x 6 in.

Ink sketches of men seated around a table for Mayor Kawabe's farewell party and portraits of seven men, identified by inscriptions, on November 6, 1942.
Top sketch of seven men seated around a table at Mayor Kawabe's farewell party ; four men are seated with backs to viewer, three men seated across table facing viewer.
Middle row sketch portraits of three men from chest up (left to right): smiling Mr. Kuniyuki in jacket, bearded Mr. Abe in glasses in profile facing left, Mr. Kawasaki wearing glasses in profile facing left.
Bottom row sketches of four men (left to right): bearded Mr. Takei in glasses bends his head down, a smaller portrait of a mustached man wearing glasses facing left above a portrait in profile of a bearded man wearing glasses, Mr. Yano in glasses rests his chin in his proper left hand and faces left.
Drawing 97.106.1DF on verso of same sheet.

Inscription
Written in black ink on top image: Mayor Kawabe Farewell Party, 11-6-42. Written in black ink, middle row (left to right): Mr. Kuniyuki, Mr. Abe, Mr. Kawasaki. Written in black ink, bottom row (left to right): Mr. Takei, Mr. Yano.

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