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Date, Hideo [ bio ]

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H: 29.378 in, W: 21.75 in

New York, N.Y., ca. 1950


Gift of Hideo Date


Matted and framed.

Abstract in hues of purple, green, yellow, orange, brown, blue, red, black on gradient yellow and green background. Large, purple, vertical form, left, with red and gray hued checkered crevice lined in buff and gray; blue hued flower form at top. Large brown and orange form, right, with orange spike extending upper right and a peak extending right, touching green curved form with red eye at top. Fly-like form, bottom. Reverse side painted in solid red color, left and bottom edges; mint green color, center right edge; minor purple, center left.

Signed lower right corner: Hideo Date

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