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Date, Hideo [ bio ]

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H: 18 in, W: 24 in
colored pencil

Heart Mountain, Wyoming, 1944


Gift of Hideo Date


Matted and framed.

Study of a white-haired, blue-eyed Siamese cat with black tail, paws and face. Cat faces left as it crouches on three paws with tail lifted, raising right front paw forward. White background.

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

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