Gift of Mine Okubo Estate
1 drawing on paper : ink ; image 9.25 x 13 in.
A woman wearing a cross-patterned shirt and plain skirt, Mine Okubo, covers her mouth as she watches a man fly a kite in an empty field. The man is shirtless but wears a hat, suspenders, plaid pants and sandals. A sentry tower and low, barbed wire fence are visible in the background.
Signed at bottom right corner: Mine. Written in pencil, bottom right corner: 164. Written and circled in pencil, bottom left corner: 164. Stamped in black ink on back, top left corner: 5191. Written in pencil on back, bottom right corner: 164.
Drawings for the book, Citizen 13660, began as sketches and drawings created by Okubo while incarcerated at Tanforan and Topaz to tell faithful friends about camp life and were intended for exhibition purposes. Drawing is on page 172 of book.
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