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A memory

Ishigo, Estelle [ bio ]

A memory
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H: 5.5 in, W: 8.5 in

United States, ca. 1942-1945


Japanese American National Museum


1 drawing on paper ; 5.5 x 8.5 in.

Pencil drawing of a grave with marker in field. Central image is a burial mound covered with stones and grass ; a tall thin vertical grave marker stands on top. Tall grasses grow near base of mound. In the distance a fence is visible across left horizon leading to undefined structures on left. Line in background indicates a mountain. Two holes punched along top ; one hole punched, bottom left ; partial hole punched, top left.

Written in pencil, top left: A memory

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