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Teruo Nagai

 (1919 - 2008)
Teruo Nagai was active/lived in California, Illinois.  Teruo Nagai is known for commercial painting.

Teruo Nagai

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Born in Oakland, CA on Oct. 14, 1919.  During the late 1930s Nagai taught air-brush techniques and drawing at the Student Art Center in Oakland.  After internment in a camp in Utah during WWII, he settled in Chicago and abandoned art.  He was a resident of Skokie, IL until his demise on Aug. 7, 2008.

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About  Teruo Nagai

Born:  1919 - Oakland, California
Died:   2008 - Skokie, Illinois
Known for:  commercial painting