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Away from the barracks for a while

Ishigo, Estelle [ bio ]

Away from the barracks for a while
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drawing
H: 7 in, W: 9 in
pencil
paper
cardboard

Heart Mountain, Wyo., ca. 1943

(94.195.18)

Japanese American National Museum

Description

1 drawing on paper mounted on cardboard ; 8 x 10.5 in., carboard support 10 x 12 in.

Pencil drawing of five women and four children on hillside. One woman sits on ground in foreground with legs extended and holds a child. Another woman sits beside her on a low seat. A third woman stands on the left with arms folded behind a seated woman putting on her shoes. The fifth woman carries a child as she walks away in the center ; two children play to either side of her on the ground. Shoes lay on the ground. Bird flies above hills and brush in the background. Similar to image 94.105.10H

Inscription
Written in pencil, bottom left: Estelle Ishigo / AWAY From the Barracks_For A while.

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