(Japan 1906 – 1980)
Vase: torso with black glaze
- Other titles:
- Vase in a form of a female torso
- 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: Shôwa period 1926–1988
- 39.0 x 29.0 cm
- Signature & date
Signed base, incised "Kimey". Not dated.
Signed lid [associated NWA box], in Japanese, ink [inscribed] "Kimei saku [made by Kimei]". Not dated.
Signed and dated bottom [associated NWA box] "1955 by Kimey YASUHARA".
- Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988
- Accession number