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Date, Hideo [ bio ]

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H: 22.5 in, W: 30.5 in

New York, N.Y., 1973


Gift of Hideo Date


Abstract in hues of green, red, blue, yellow, orange, brown, purple, black on white background. Dark red triangular form, upper right, appears next to large green form with point at top and open end that fades to background at bottom. Black and white keyboard design at center on black form, above curved yellow form with orange bottom. Red hued tiled design within brown curved spiked form, bottom.

Signed in medium to left of Artist's hanko (personal mark, consists of four Japanese characters that translate as "Dream seeking layman"), lower right corner: Hideo Date

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