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Date, Hideo [ bio ]

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H: 28.5 in, W: 21.25 in

New York, N.Y., 1947


Gift of Hideo Date


Matted and framed.

Right panel of a triptych (99.111.3-.5).

Landscape drawing of mountains. In foreground, branches with leaves appear next to a fence lined path that winds around cliff on right; a dwelling appears in the valley sheltered by cliff to the right. Three small structures appear at midground next to trees and a mountain rising on the left. Mountains rise behind them and appear in the distance. Influenced by Nihonga and Chinese painting.

Signed in pencil next to Artist's hanko (personal mark, consists of characters that translate as "Dream seeking layman"), upper right corner: Hideo Date / 1947

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