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Chiura Obata paintings collected by Harold Burns [graphic].
BANC PIC 2012.091--C; BANC PIC 2012.091--FR; BANC PIC 2012.091
Collection Overview

Title:

Chiura Obata paintings collected by Harold Burns

Creator/Contributor:

Obata, Chiura., creator

Abstract:

Includes two paintings affixed to greeting cards, one depicting a fish, the other a bucking horse. Also includes a framed sumi painting depicting a bucking horse.

Date:

1950-1953 (issued)

Note:

All paintings signed by artist: Chiura Obata.
2 small paintings are mounted on separate greeting cards, both of which are mounted on a single sheet of craft paper. Both cards are signed: Mr. and Ms. [sic] Chiura Obata. Text on cards: Seasons greetings 1951; Seasons greetings 1953.
Larger framed item includes backing paper with text in Japanese, as well as date: 12/15/50.
Collected by Harold Burns.
Title devised by cataloger.
FRAMED ITEM RESTRICTED: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Gift ; of Harold Burns; 2012.
Harold Burns (University of California, Berkeley class of 1950) was a student of Chiura Obata when the painter taught at Berkeley.

Type:

graphic
Paintings.

Physical Description:

graphic
painting
1 folder (2 paintings) and 1 painting : ink and watercolor ; 72 x 56 cm or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2012.091--C
BANC PIC 2012.091--FR
BANC PIC 2012.091

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

FRAMED ITEM RESTRICTED: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.