Mitsusa Anno, a Japanese picture book master and winner of the Andersen Award, died of cirrhosis of the liver on December 24 at the age of 94.
According to public information, Mitsuya Yasuno is a Japanese painter, picture book writer and essay writer.
Born in 1926 in Tsumanocho, Shimane Prefecture, he graduated from the research department of Yamaguchi Normal School.
He debuted in 1968 with Incredible Paintings.
The main works are ABC Book, Fifty Tones, Yasuno Mitsuya Paintings, Yasuno Mitsuya Collection (1~6), Story in a Pot, Wonderful Seeds, Picture Book Entering the Mathematical World, Flea Market, Tiandong Theory, Travel Picture Book I ~ V, Stamps of Fairy Tale Country, etc.