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YASUHARA Kimei

(Japan 1906 – 1980)

YASUHARA Yoshitaka

(Japan 1936 – )

Title
(Large bowl)
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → Japan
Year
1970
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
stoneware
Dimensions

26.5 x 41.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed on base, in Japanese [stamped] "Hôyô". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988
Accession number
415.1988
Location
Not on display
Further information

This work was made for exhibition at the Osaka World Exposition, 1970.

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.
This piece was made by Yasuhara Kimei and his son, Yoshitaka, for exhibition at the Osaka World Exposition, 1970.

Exhibition history (1)

Norman Sparnon Retrospective, David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 23 Jun 1994–10 Jul 1994