Gift of Mine Okubo Estate
1 drawing on paper : ink ; image 9.75 x 14.5 in.
A woman in a cross-patterened shirt, Mine Okubo looks back at the viewer while standing amidst a large crowd gathered outdoors for the Hanamatsuri festival. A circle of dancers, dressed in kimonos and carrying fans performs in front of a partially visible stage in the right background.
Signed at bottom right corner: Mine. Written in pencil, bottom right corner: 178. Written in pencil and circled, bottom left corner: 178. Stamped in black ink on back, top left corner: 5191. Written in pencil on back, bottom right corner: 178.
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 187 of book.
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