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HIRAGA, Kamesuke (1889 - 1971), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HIRAGA, Kamesuke (1889 - 1971), Painter, engraver

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Japanese, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 25 September 1889, in Mie; died 5 November 1971, in Paris.

Painter, engraver (including etching). Figures, landscapes, flowers. Murals.

Hiraga Kamesuke studied under Jules Pagès at the San Francisco Art Institute, where he won the First Grand Prize, and under Paul-Albert Laurens and Lucien Simon at the Académie Julian in Paris. He painted decorations for the Japanese

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