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American Neighbors
  • Roger Shimomura, artist
    born 1939
    born: Seattle, Washington, United States ; active: United States
    Gary Day, printer
    active: United States
    Jaime Reiman, assistant printer
    Veerle Stevens, assistant printer
    Hans Vandyck, assistant printer
    Print Workshop, University of Nebraska, Omaha, publisher
  • American Neighbors, 1996
  • Where object was made: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
  • color woodcut
  • Paper Type: Rives BFK
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: left 533 x 357 mm irregular
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: left 21 x 14 1/16 in irregular
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: right 533 x 358 mm height irregular
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: right 21 x 14 1/8 in height irregular
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 765 x 1015 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 30 1/8 x 39 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 33 x 44 in
  • Gift of the artist
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0029
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Two compositions, two homes side by side with picket fences and barbeque grills. Through the window on the left you see a traditionally dressed Japanese woman in a red, yellow and blue kimono or robe. On the right is a dark haired womn (identified as Liz Taylor) looking out the window.