1906 - 1980
Yasuhara Kimei was a seminal figure in the development of the avant-garde ceramic movement in post-war Japan. He exhibited in the important Nitten exhibitions, and at other venues.
Place where the work was made
Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → Japan
35.2 x 26.6 cm
Signature & date
Artist's seal impressed on foot. Not dated.
Signed back of lid [associated NWA box], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Kimei saku [made by Kimei]" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.
Signed and dated bottom [associated NWA box] "by Kimey 1955".
Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988
Not on display
Where the work was made
Referenced in 1 publication
Norman Sparnon, Japanese Flower Arrangements, Tokyo, 1960, (colour illus.). colour plate no. 70