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YASUHARA Kimei

(Japan 1906 – 1980)

Title
(Winged vase)
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → Japan
Year
circa 1950
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
stoneware
Dimensions

31.5 x 28.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed on foot, incised "Kimey". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988
Accession number
404.1988
Location
Not on display
Further information

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.