YASUHARA Kimei

(Japan 1906 – 1980)

(Vase with hooks)

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
circa 1950
Media
Ceramic
Medium
stoneware
Dimensions
7.4 cm diam. of rim; 27.0 x 13.2 cm
Signature & date
Signed base, incised "Kimey". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988
Accession number
413.1988