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Asking for pass to go out

Ishigo, Estelle [ bio ]

Asking for pass to go out
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H: 5.5 in, W: 9 in

United States, ca. 1942-1945


Japanese American National Museum


1 drawing on paper : pencil and ink ; image 5.5 x 4 in., on sheet 5.5 x 9 in.

Pencil sketch overdrawn in ink of woman asking man at desk for a pass to leave camp. Woman in skirt and coat stands with her back to the viewer and left hand on desk. Man in plaid suit and glasses faces woman across the messy desk with his chin on his hand. Carpet under desk over wooden floors ; hat hangs from middle nail on wall in back. Sketch is on far left side of paper.

Written in black ink, bottom: Asking for pass to go out.

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