Skip to content

Collection

All

Search

Asian art

View More:


Title

Stoneware vase


Artist

YASUHARA Kimei

Japan

1906 - 1980


About

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.


Details


Alternative title

Kaki yakishime


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

Jun 1956


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

stoneware


Dimensions

43.0 x 20.0 x 14.5 cm


Signature & date

Signed on side, incised "Kimey". 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 base [associated NWA box] "1956.6 by Kimey".


Credit

Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988


Location

Not on display


Accession number

406.1988


Artist information

YASUHARA Kimei

Works in the collection

18


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Norman Sparnon, Japanese Flower Arrangements, Tokyo, 1960, 154 [colour illus.].