biography of Tsuguharu FOUJITA (1886-1968)

Personal data


Birth : 11/27/1886 - Tokyo, Japan
Death : 01/29/1968 - Zürich ZH, Switzerland
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : France - Japan

Education

1915 : Imperial School of Fine Arts – Tokyo, Japan

Professional data


Work and Life

1955:French Nationality
1949:Traveled to New York NY, USA
1915:Lived and worked in Paris, France
1914:Traveled to London, United Kingdom
1913:Traveled to Paris, France
Met PICASSO Pablo
Met SOUTINE Chaïm
Friend of MODIGLIANI Amedeo


Other professions

Decorator

Illustrator

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Mixed media - Mural painting - Oil - Stained glass
Print-Multiple : Drypoint - Engraving - Etching - Etching, aquatint - Lithograph - Poster - Print - Woodcut
Sculpture-Volume :
Drawing-Watercolor : Ballpoint pen - Gouache - Ink - Lead pencil - Pencil - Wash - Watercolour

Subject

animals
self-portrait
composition
still life
female nude
landscape
portrait
religion
urbanism

Movements and styles

School of Paris

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2004

Palais des Arts – Dinard, France
2004 – 09/25/2004

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

1921

Salon d’Automne
Paris, France
1921

Legals