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[Untitled, Sept. 1942]

Ishigo, Estelle [ bio ]

[Untitled, Sept. 1942]
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drawing
H: 8.5 in, W: 11 in, Mat: 18 x 16.125 in
pencil
paper
mat board

Heart Mountain, Wyo., ca. 1943

(94.195.23)

Japanese American National Museum

Description

1 drawing on paper mounted on mat board : charcoal ; image 7.5 x 9 in., on sheet 8.5 x 11 in., mat board 16.25 x 18.125 x .25 in.

Charcoal drawing of nude man, woman and child on hilltop. Man stands facing Heart Mountain peak in distance holding the hand of woman sitting on ground next to him on right ; woman hangs her head. Child looks up at man as he grasps him around his knees with one hand and hold's the woman's arm with another. All are nude and face away from viewer. Heart Mountain in background left. Lines swirl around mountain and shade sky.

Inscription
Written in charcoal, bottom left corner: Estelle Ishigo / Sept 1942.

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