This hanging scroll by Uemura shown is a very emotional piece. Done during World war II, The medium is color on silk. It depicts a female leaning on a railing looking out into the distant. A gaze of emptiness but still hopeful expressed on the females face, give the viewer a sense of what emotional state the artist was in. As well as the Hardship and despair felt by the Japanese people during the WWII, but yet in her face theirs a glimmer of hope and thirst for peace. Just beyond the horizon.