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Mr. Takatashi : light treatment at hospital, 10-12-42 Monday

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

Mr. Takatashi : light treatment at hospital, 10-12-42 Monday
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drawing
H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in
ink
paper
laminate

Lordsburg, N.M., October 12, 1942

(97.106.1DP)

Gift of June Hoshida Honma, Sandra Hoshida and Carole Hoshida Kanada

Description

2 drawings on paper, laminated (1 sheet) : ink ; top image 5.5 x 6 in., bottom image 4 x 6 in., on sheet 9.5 x 6 in.

Ink sketches of a man receiving light treatment at a hospital and two men playing Go at Lordsburg Justice Department Camp, New Mexico on October 12, 1942.
Top sketch of a man, Mr. Takatashi, lying on his stomach resting his chin on arms with a large box with handles and an electrical cord stands over his torso. His belt is unbuckled ; there is a tag hanging from handle.
Bottom drawing of two men seated at a table, playing Go. Bearded Yamakawa sits on left looking down at board while Tamura sits with back to viewer.
Drawing 97.106.1DO on recto of same sheet.

Inscription
Written in black ink, top left corner: 10-12-42. Written in black ink on top image, bottom left: 10-12-42 / (Mon.) / Mr. Takatashi / Light treatment at Hospital. Written in black ink on bottom image (left to right): Yamakawa / 9:45 PM, Tamura.

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