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George Tsutakawa papers, 1963-1991

Tsutakawa, George, 1910-1997

Art teacher, Painter, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 0.8 linear ft.

Summary: Biographical material; correspondence, 1963-1990; exhibition records, 1973-1990; project files, 1978-1985; exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1967-1990; and printed material, 1965-1991. Correspondence, primarily letters received, regards Tsutakawa's outdoor fountain sculptures. Exhibition records consist of correspondence, loan forms, and lists. Project files include the Northwest Kitchen Cookbook illustrated by Tsutakawa; the Puyallup Fair Memorial Sculpture; and Tsutakawa's Alumnas Summa Laude Designatas award from the University of Washington, 1984. Printed material includes newsclippings, press releases, newsletters, journal articles, and calendars of events.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, painter, teacher; Seattle, Wash.; b. 1910; d. 1997.


Donated 1991 by George Tsutakawa. Additions are expected.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

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How to Cite This Collection

George Tsutakawa papers, 1963-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.