Jack Coutu (1924 – Present)
Jack Coutu is an English printmaker, sculptor, etcher, influenced greatly by Oriental art.
Coutu was a printmaking teacher from 1957 to 1985, when in 1968, he started to carve netsuke, an art practiced Japan. He joined the Netsuke Kenkyukai Society, based in the US. He is also a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers and the Printmakers Council.
He has been exhibited at the Royal Academy in London, Alecto Gallery and Graphic Arts Gallery.
Permanent collections are housed at Arts Council of Great Britain, Cartwright Hall in Bradford, King Gustave of Sweden, the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, MA.