Masuo Ikeda

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Masuo Ikeda
Born February 23, 1934
Died March 8, 1997(1997-03-08) (aged 63)
Nationality Japanese
Occupation painter, printmaker, illustrator, sculptor, ceramist, novelist and film director
Tarumi Railway Tarumi Line railcar decorated by Masuo Ikeda

Masuo Ikeda (池田 満寿夫 Ikeda Masuo?, February 23, 1934 – March 8, 1997) was a Japanese painter, printmaker, illustrator, sculptor, ceramist, novelist, and film director from Nagano Prefecture.

Awards[edit]

  • Ikeda won the Akutagawa Prize for Offering In The Aegean (Eegekai ni sasagu).

Museum[edit]

The Ikeda Masuo Art Museum, named after Ikeda, is located in Nagano.

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