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Ishigo, Estelle [ bio ]

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H: 5.5 in, W: 8.5 in

United States, December, 1945


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1 drawing on paper ; 5.5 x 8.5 in.

Pencil drawing of a family in a trailer park. A man steps out of a trailer with his left hand raised in greeting while a woman pours liquid from a bucket out a window of same trailer ; trailer is diagonally oriented. A black dog tied to bumper sits on trailer roof. Girl in dress faces viewer, lower right ; end of another trailer is visible behind her. In the background planes fly over city skyline visible behind a fence. Three punched holes, top right, top left, bottom left ; partial punched hole top right. Dark line border.

Written in pencil within border, lower left corner: EI 12-45 Written in pencil outside of border, lower left corner: Burbank

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