Gift of Mine Okubo Estate
1 drawing on paper : ink ; image 9.75 x 14.5 in.
A woman in a cross-patterned shirt, Mine Okubo sits at a table being photographed in preparation for her relocation outside of camp. A camera on the table is mounted on a stand attached to a numbered frame. A photographer leans over the table with his left hand holding the shutter relase and his right hand held in the air. Several papers are on the table. Two men and one woman stand in profile in the foreground.
Signed at bottom left corner: Mine. Written in pencil, bottom left corner: 196. Written and circled in pencil, bottom left corner: 196. Stamped in black ink on back, top left corner: 5191. Written in pencil on back, bottom right corner: 196.
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 207 of book.
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