Tanaka, Yasushi, 1886-1941

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Tanaka was a painter and art instructor, born in Saitana, Japan, May 13, 1886. In 1904 he emigrated to Seattle, Wash., settling permanently in Paris in 1920. Torrey was an art dealer with the San Fransisco gallery Vickery, Atkins & Torrey. Tanaka's wife, writer Louise Gebhard Cann, was the author of several articles and books on French artists.

From the description of Yasushi Tanaka letters to Frederic C. Torrey, 1913-1924. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84414114

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associatedWith Butler, John Davidson, 1890-1974. person
associatedWith Cann, Louise Gebhard. person
associatedWith Torrey, Frederic C. person
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Washington (State)--Seattle
Asian American art
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Birth 1886-05-13

Death 1941


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