Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

Ise was Hyuga's Sister

Japanese farmers on a hill side in the background the wreck of a battleship
Description: Painting, Watercolor on Paper; by Standish Backus; 1946; Framed Dimensions 31H X 39W
Accession #: 88-186-AL
Related Content

Torn and seared she seemed a part of the rugged upheaved terrain -- and the handy rice workers would gaze out over her -- perhaps toward distant Hiroshima. Then they would turn again to their task, night soil had to be spread, the crops reaped.

Topic
Document Type
  • nhhc-document-types:art
Wars & Conflicts
  • nhhc-wars-conflicts:world-war-ii
File Formats
  • nhhc-file-format:image
Location of Archival Materials