(Vase with long narrow neck)
1906 - 1980
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.
Place where the work was made
Shôwa period 1926 - 1988 → Japan
stoneware with tenmoku glaze
32.3 x 8.3 cm
Signature & date
Artist's seal stamped on base. Not dated.
Signed and dated on base [associated NWA box], in ink [inscribed] "1955 by Kimey".
Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
Glorious, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 May 2017–2018