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Tensen Ogyu

Full name: Tensen Ogyu
Original name: 荻生 天泉
Other name(s): Moritoshi Ogyu, 荻生 守俊
Gender: Male
Born: April 28, 1882 in Nihonmatsu, Fukushima, Japan
Died: October 9, 1947
Country: JPN Japan
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Tensen Ogyu studied Japanese painting at the Tokyo School of Fine Arts. He became a student of Hashimoto Gahō, one of the last painters of the Kanō school. He was first prize at 1907 Bunten exhibition, subsequently for the Futaba exhibition, the Tatsumi Artists' Association exhibition and won the award at the seminal exhibition of the Art Institute. He also became a member of the committee of the Art Institute and served as the secretary of the Fukushima Art Association in Futaba, a town, which was devastated in 2011 first by a Tsunami and then by the nuclear catastrophe. Ogyu was a winner at the Emperor’s Exhibition for 10 consecutive years, and remained active in other official exhibitions. Some of his works had been purchased by the court of the Japanese emperor.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 50 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Japan JPN AC
1936 Summer 54 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Japan JPN AC

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 50 Los Angeles Art Competitions Japan Final Standings AC Kemari (Football)
1936 Summer 54 Berlin Art Competitions Japan Final Standings AC Japanisches klassisches Pferderennen
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