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Title

Stoneware vase

circa 1950-1960

Artist

Yasuhara Kimei

Japan

1906 - 1980

No image
  • Details

    Alternative title
    Kaki yakishime
    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → 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

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  • 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.

  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

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