|Title||Patrons viewing Japanese art exhibit, Seattle, 1953 |
|Caption||In 1953, Seattle Art Museum, located in Volunteer Park and celebrating its 20th anniversary, presented an exhibit of Japanese art as a gesture of friendship from the people of Japan to the United States. The "Pageant of Priceless Treasures" brought 100 masterpieces of painting and sculpture to five U.S. cities. Shown here looking at a large sculpture are Mr. and Mrs. Shizuo Saito, Japanese consul and wife, and Mrs. Saito Araki, mother of Mrs. Saito. |
|Notes||Handwritten on negative: Mrs. Mitsuko Araki, Mr. and Mrs. Shizuo Saito.|
Handwritten on sleeve: SEATTLE, MUSEUMS, Art, Japanese exhibit.
Caption information source: Seattle Daily Times, July 12, 1953, p. 93.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): July 22, 1953.
|Subjects||Art exhibitions--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Art museums--Washington (Seattle)--Seattle
Seattle Art Museum (Seattle, Wash.)
|Personal Names||Araki, Mrs. Mitsuko|
Saito, Mr. and Mrs. Shizuo
|Places||United States—Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.9924.1 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Photograph Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI). |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Photograph Collection |
|Physical Description||1 acetate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from film positive using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, resized to 700 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 5. |