Yasushi Tanaka

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Yasushi Tanaka
Born (1886-05-13)May 13, 1886
Saitama Prefecture, Japan
Died 24 April 1941(1941-04-24) (aged 54)
Paris
Nationality Japanese
Occupation Artist

Yasushi Tanaka (田中保?, Tanaka Yasushi, 13 May 1886 – 24 April 1941) was a Japanese artist and art teacher.

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Tanaka immigrated to Seattle in 1904 and later graduated from Broadway High School. He first exhibited at the Washington Museum in 1912. He also presented works at the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition.[1]

He married Lousie Gebhard Cann in 1917 and they moved to Paris in 1920. He exhibited at the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts, Salon d'Automne, and Salon des Tuileries.[2]

He lived at rue Notre-Dame-Des-Champs in Paris from 1923 to 1941.[3]

His papers are held at the Archives of American Art.[4]

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