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Miki Hayakawa, American, born Japan, (1899–1953)

Untitled (young man playing ukulele)

ca. 1934-1936
Painting
oil on canvas
20 x 26 in. (50.8 x 66.04 cm)
Gift of Mateo Lettunich
Accession Number: 2004.062


Born in Japan, and migrating to CA at age nine, Hayakawa decided to make art her career while still a teenager. But she was sent away from home by a father who didn't approve. After working a number of menial jobs to make ends meet, she chose to devote herself full-time to her oils and print-making. She lived here in Pacific Grove and Monterey from the early through late 1930s. As a Modernist, she was known for her rich use of color and patterned shapes.

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