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Title

Stoneware vase

circa 1950-1960


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

circa 1950-1960


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

stoneware


Dimensions

19.2 x 29.7 cm


Signature & date

Signed on one leg, incised "Kimey". Not dated. Signed back of lid [associated NWA box], in Japanese "Kimei saku [made by Kimei]" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988


Location

Not on display


Accession number

412.1988


Artist information

YASUHARA Kimei

Works in the collection

18


Place

Where the work was made
Japan