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Sheyei Kotoku

 (1890 - 1933)
Sheyei Yukie Kotoku was active/lived in California / Japan.  Sheyei Kotoku is known for painting.

Biography   Sheyei Kotoku


Sheyei Yukie Kotoku was born in Japan in 1890.  During the 1920s and early 1930s Kotoku lived in Los Angeles and studied at the School of Illustration & Painting. He also worked in San Francisco and Seattle. 

Exhibited: California Liberty Fair, 1918; Exposition Park (Los Angeles), 1920, 1922; California Art Club, 1920-24; San Francisco Art Ass'n, 1921-25; East West Society (San Francisco), 1922; California Watercolor Society, 1923; Painters & Sculptors of Los Angeles, 1924; Laguna Beach Art Ass'n, 1920s.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Southern California Artists (Nancy Moure); California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; LA Times, 12-16-1923; American Art Annual 1925

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