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Nisei Woman and Liz
  • Roger Shimomura, artist
    born 1939
    born: Seattle, Washington, United States ; active: United States
    Tom Moore, printer
    active: United States
  • Nisei Woman and Liz, 1988
  • Where object was made: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • color screen print
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 280 x 123 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 330 x 173 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 x 4 13/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 x 6 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the artist
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0032
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An Asian (Japanese) woman poses with a partial facial view of a non-Asian woman (Elizabeth Taylor). The Japanese woman wears red lipstick and a green/yellow dress with red triangles. Taylor's face is pink, with blue eye shadow.