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ONO, Tadashige (1909 - 1990), Engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ONO, Tadashige (1909 - 1990), Engraver

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Japanese, 20th century, male.

Born 1909, in Tokyo; died 1990.


Ono Tadashige was a student at the Hongo Painting Academy in Tokyo. In 1932 he supported the foundation of the New Engravers group. In 1937 he founded the Association of Creative Engravers and became heavily involved in its activities, pleading engraving’s cause as a tool of mass communication. After 1961 he travelled around Soviet Russia and Europe

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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