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Early days:

Yasuo Kuniyoshi was an American painter, photographer and printmaker (1 September 1893-14 May 1953) in Okayama, Japan. In 1906 he migrated to America, a year later began studying at the Los Angels School of Art and Design.

Yasuo Kuniyoshi

 

Personal Details

Name

Yasuo Kuniyoshi

Place of birth

Okayama, Japan

Date of Birth

1 September 1893

Date of Death

14 May 1953

Nationality

Polish

Schooling

Los Angeles School of Art and Design

Field

Painting, Printmaker, Photography

Award

Guggenheim Fellowship

Museum

Kuniyoshi Yasuo Museum



Career:

   He was awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship in the year 1935. He trained at the Art Students League of New York in New York City and in Woodstock, New York. He was well-known for his still-life paintings of common objects, female circus performers and nudes. He died in New York City.

   Yasuo Kuniyoshi Paintings:

 Yasuo Kuniyoshi painting

 Yasuo Kuniyoshi painting