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TITLE
"Departure from Berkeley, April 30, 1942, First Congregational Church, Berkeley, California"
 
DESCRIPTION
"Departure from Berkeley, April 30, 1942, First Congregational Church, Berkeley, California"

by Chiura Obata

sumi, 14" x 20"
 
CONTEXT
"A grey day with the silvery rain falling on the soft green elm. My school semester ended today."

"Under the spring rain, our fateful journey began from Berkeley, CA. Our destiny after Pearl Harbor was to be determined by a Higher Power -- who could foretell our fate?"
Chiura Obata
 
CREDIT
Chiura Obata
Courtesy of Kimi Kodani Hill
 
DATE
April 30, 1942