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Lordsburg I.C. north-east view from B4-Co.10-comp.3

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

Lordsburg I.C. north-east view from B4-Co.10-comp.3
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drawing
H: 6 in, W: 9.5 in
watercolor
ink
paper
laminate

Lordsburg, N.M., 1942

(97.106.1FO)

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

Description

1 drawing on paper, laminated : ink, watercolor ; image 4.75 x 8.25 in., on sheet 6 x 9.5 in.

Ink and watercolor drawing in hues of green, peach, blue, gray and red of view from Barracks 4, Company 10, compound 3 of Lordsburg Justice Department camp environment on October 8, 1942. Barbed wire fence extends across left to right edges separating dusty open foreground from other compound on left. Two figures walk on right in compound 3 ; red cube in center. Stick figures sit and walk in other compound ; one gray barracks and two guard towers are visible. In background, green landscape with peach and green mountains rising under blue skies with gray clouds. Black line border.

Inscription
Written on image, bottom right corner: 10-8-42. Written in black ink below image: Lordsburg I.C. North-East View from B4-Co.10-Comp.3. Written in pencil, top left corner: 110.

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