Photo: Elizabeth Mann



Kenjiro Nomura

American (born in Japan), 1896-1956

17 1/4 x 22 1/4 in. (43.82 x 56.52 cm)
Overall h.: 25 9/16 in.
Overall w.: 30 1/16 in.
Gift of the Estate of Mr. Nomura
Photo: Elizabeth Mann
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Henry Art Gallery, "What It Meant to Be Modern: Seattle Art at Mid-Century", October 15, 1999 - January 23, 2000.

Seattle, Washington, Seattle Asian Art Museum, "Painting Seattle: Kamekichi Tokita and Kenjiro Nomura", October 22, 2011 - February 19, 2012.

Edmonds, Washington, Cascadia Art Museum, Kenjiro Nomura: American Modernist, An Issei Artist's Journey, October 21, 2021 - February 20, 2022
Published ReferencesJohns, Barbara. Kenjiro Nomura American Modernist: An Issei Artist's Journey. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2021; p. 111, reproduced fig. 4.26.

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