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, holds her nose as she walks past the camp sewage system. An older man and woman walk in front of her in the center foreground also holding their noses. Three workmen in hats dig trenches around the barracks. Dirt is piled beside trenches and planks are laid across to allow crossing between barracks.
Signed at bottom left: Mine. Written in pencil, bottom right corner: 73. Written and circled in pencil, bottom left corner: 73 . Stamped in black ink on back, top left corner: 5191. Written in pencil on back, bottom right corner: 73.
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 78 of book.
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