YASUHARA Kimei

(Japan 1906 – 1980)

Black flower vase

Other titles:
Vase
Location
Not on display
Further information

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 of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Shôwa period 1926–1988
Year
1957
Media
Ceramic
Medium
porcelain
Dimensions
17.0 x 33.5 cm
Signature & date
Signed side of a leg, in Japanese, incised "Ki [initial of Kimei]".Not dated. Signed and dated base [associated NWA box] "1957 by Kimey".
Credit
Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988
Accession number
402.1988