An Old Man with a Penetrating Gaze (wearing a face mask)

Hiroh Kikai, Japanese, 1945 - 2020


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Gelatin silver print

Edition 7/20

Image: 13 3/4 × 13 11/16 in. (35 × 34.7 cm)

Sheet: 19 15/16 × 16 in. (50.6 × 40.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through a gift from Andrew E. Lewin, Class of 1981



Asia, East Asia, Japan


21st century

Object Name




Not on view


Inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, lower right: An older man with a penetrating gaze 2001 / printing 7/20 2008 / [Japanese inscription]

Exhibition History

Focus on Photography, Works from 1950 to Today, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 13-March 8, 2009.

Publication History

Emily Shubert Burke, Focus on Photography, Works for 1950 to Today, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009, p. 20, no. 44.

Brian P. Kennedy and Emily Shubert Burke, Modern and Contemporary Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009 p.207, no.266.


The artist; sold to present collection, 2008.

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