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Self Portrait

Date, Hideo [ bio ]

Self Portrait
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H: 16 in, W: 20 in

New York, N.Y., ca. 1953


Gift of Hideo Date


Stretched and framed.

Portrait of pale man with dark hair and green clothing, reclining back with both arms behind head facing the viewer's left. He has a straight nose and face is contoured in brown, gray, pink and white hues. Beach sand in background with blue sea in distance at top left corner; part of a tree, left background.

Written on front, bottom right: Date.

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