Otis Tamasauskas (1947)
“Japan Rabbit Fan”
Original Etching and Lithograph
34.5” x 24.5” Image
41.25” x 30.25” Frame
Signed Front Right
Provenance: Earls Court Gallery Collection
Otis Tamasauskas was born in 1947 in Terschenreuth, Germany in a displaced persons camp, following his parents' flight from Lithuania after the Russian communist occupation. He immigrated to Niagara Falls, ON with his family at the age of five. Moved by folk art, design and creativity throughout his youth, Otis graduated with a BFA from the University of Windsor, Windsor ON. Otis was Master Printer and Director of Etching at Open Studio in Toronto and has taught printmaking at McMaster University, Hamilton ON, University of Toronto, Toronto ON, and Queen's University, Kingston ON.