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Date, Hideo [ bio ]

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H: 18 in, W: 13 in

New York, N.Y., ca. 1974


Gift of Hideo Date


Mounted and unframed.

Abstract in black and white on white background. Large black form with white line designs, center to lower right edge; the word "DATE" is visible near right edge; fishbone-like forms extend out toward two white and black forms at left and bottom. Granulated black dot design appears above at right edge. Linear designs appear at top.

Signed below Artist's hanko (personal mark, consists of four Japanese characters that translate as "Dream seeking layman"), lower left corner: 2/5 / H. Date

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