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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 of overlapping and three-dimensional shapes in hues of pink, green, red, blue, purple, orange, brown, gray and black on white background. Large almond-like form, upper left, with large pink shape next to green and brown scale design. Two three-dimensional checkerboards, center right: yellow and gray hued checkerboard with pink, green, purple, blue and black hued checkerboard layered on top.

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

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