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Date, Hideo [ bio ]

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H: 17 in, W: 24.5 in

Heart Mountain, Wyo., 1944


Gift of Hideo Date


Matted and framed.

Image of two cats wrestling. Light-colored cat twists on its back as it bites the shoulder and grasps the head of dark-colored cat. Dark-colored cat grasps other cat as it twists around from behind left and bites opponent on stomach.

Signed in pencil to the left of Artist's hanko (personal mark, consists of four characters that translate as "Dream seeking layman"), lower right corner: Hideo Date / Heart Mt. Wyo / 1944

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