Kohei Ezaki

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Kohei Ezaki (江崎 孝坪?, Ezaki Kōhei, real given name 孝平, 15 June 1904 – 27 June 1963) was a Japanese Nihonga painter from Takatō, Nagano.[1][2] He was a pupil of Seison Maeda.[2]

Ezaki was also engaged in films as an art director and costume designer.[2] He was nominated for the Academy Award for Costume Design for his work in Akira Kurosawa's film Seven Samurai (1954).


  1. ^ 江崎孝坪. kotobank (in Japanese). Kodansha. 2009. Retrieved 11 September 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c 江崎孝坪 (in Japanese). The City of Ina. 23 May 2011. Archived from the original on 20 March 2012. Retrieved 11 September 2011. 

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