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[Warrior looks down at bowing woman in Kabuki play, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1944]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Warrior looks down at bowing woman in Kabuki play, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1944]
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photograph
H: 5 in, W: 7 in

Rohwer, Ark., 1944

(97.292.4G)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Boy in warrior costume stands over bowing woman in dark kimono during Kabuki performance at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1944. The actress bows in the foreground with proper left hand on lap as actor in warrior's garb stands over her holding a fan in his mouth. Princess figure sits in background with back to audience holding her sleeves to her face. Shoji screens in background.

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