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Origami Sadako
Origami Sadako
Mixed Media, 2" Museum Wrap
11" x 14"

Sadako Sasaki survived the 1945 Hiroshima bombing at age 2, but was diagnosed with leukemia in 1950, and died in 1955. She became a symbol of healing because during her illness she folded 1,000 paper cranes, following the legend that if you do so, your heart's desire will come true.