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Kamekura Yusaku Sakuhinshu - Yusaku Kamekura: His works.

KAMEKURA Yusaku (1971.)

£450.00  [First Edition]

Available to view at our Curzon Street shop.

First edition. Numerous photographic plates. Text in English and Japanese. 4to. Original cloth-backed boards in decorated slipcase (slightly stained, minor damage to lower corner of case), but overall a very good presentation copy signed by the author on half-title. 199pp. Tokyo, Bijutsu Shuppansha,

Kamekura Yusaku (1915-1997) is one of the leading Japanese Graphic designers. His most famous work is a set of four posters for the Tokyo Olympics of 1964 which was the first to use photography. Steeped in the modernist principles established by the Bauhaus group he also worked extensively in package and corporate design. With contributions by Herbert Bayer and Masaru Katsumi. 

Stock Code: 206969