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Title

Vase with white slip

1955


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

Hanasashi hakudei


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1955


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

stoneware


Dimensions

17.0 x 26.5 x 8.9 cm


Signature & date

Artist's seal on lower side, impressed. Not dated. Signed 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] "1955 by Kimey Yasuhara".


Credit

Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988


Location

Not on display


Accession number

411.1988


Artist information

YASUHARA Kimei

Works in the collection

18


Place

Where the work was made
Japan