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Ishigo, Estelle [ bio ]

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H: 10.5 in, W: 8 in

United States, ca. 1942-1945


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1 drawing on paper ; image 7 x 5.25 in., on sheet10.5 x 8 in.

Pencil drawing of children following woman. Woman in skirt, blouse, and hat walks away from viewer toward the left, carrying a bundle in left hand at side and cradling another bundle in front of her with right hand. One distinctly drawn child carries a net behind her ; five other children are partially drawn follow behind, lower right. Horizon drawn in distance. Two fine rectangular borders frame image. Two holes punched along left.

Written in pencil, top outside of exterior border: Page, 6 1/4, Frontispiece, 8 1/2 Written in pencil, top between borders: Limit, 5 1/4, 7"

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