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Date, Hideo [ bio ]

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H: 26.75 in, W: 15 in

New York, N.Y., 1953


Gift of Hideo Date


Matted and unframed.

Image of a woman doing her hair as she faces the viewer. The seated nude woman is visible from the chest up as she raises her hands over her head to twist her long black hair. She is in hues of white, blue, yellow, brown with red eyes in a face in hues of red and green. The backrest of the chair is brown and white with curling design. In the background, palm trees with green leaves and trunks in hues of gray, green and brown are visible on purple hued background through slender archways.

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