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Title

Bizen ware vase

20th century


Artist

YAMAMOTO Yûichi

Japan

1935 -


About

The son of a potter, Yamamoto Yuichi started studying ceramics in 1959. Beginning in 1962, he exhibited on nine occasions with the 'Nihon Dento Kôgei' (Japan Traditional Crafts Association). He held his first one-man show in 1969 at Tokyo's Mitsukoshi store, and also exhibited with the Japan Ceramic Association and other exhibitions. Yamamoto works in the traditional Bizen style and resides in Bizen, in Okayama Prefecture.


Details


Other Title

Vase


Alternative title

Bizen hanaire


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

20th century


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

stoneware


Dimensions

24.0 x 12.5 cm


Signature & date

Signed on base, incised. Not dated. Signed l.l. of lid [associated NWA box], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Yûichi zô [made by Yûichi]" and artist's seal, in Japanese, ink [stamped] "Yûichi". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Rev. Muneharu Kurozumi 1981


Location

Not on display


Accession number

313.1981


Artist information

YAMAMOTO Yûichi

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies, Contemporary Japanese Ceramics, Sydney, 1991, 4. cat.no. 34