Hasei was born in Seto City of Aichi Prefecture in the 32nd year of the
Meiji era (1899).
Because Seto City was famous as a production area of Japanese pottery,
Hasei entered the Seto School of Earthen Ware, but he dropped out the school
and entered the National Laboratory of Pottery and Porcelain in Kyoto.
At about this point, he started teaching himself Japanese-style painting.
In 1920, he was accepted for the second Teiten Exhibition for the first
In 1938, he participated in establishing the Chukyo Bijutsu-In.
In 1948, he established the Seiju-Sha, research association of Japanese
Hasei was good at painting landscapes.