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Study for a self-portrait

Hibi, Hisako [ bio ]

Study for a self-portrait
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H: 21.75 in, W: 17.5 in

Topaz, Utah, ca. 1944


Gift of Ibuki Hibi Lee


Self-portrait of Hisako Hibi. Visible from the shoulders up, a woman in a green blouse looks directly at the viewer. Her hair is parted in the middle and appears to be pulled back to the nape of her neck. Rough oil sketch (wash) in background.

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