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Waga Tokyo 100 [My Tokyo 100].

SUDA Issei (1979].)

£150.00  [First Edition]

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Nikon Salon Books 5. First edition. 100 photographic plates. Japanese text. Small folio. Original decorated flexible boards in dustwrapper (slightly rubbed), a very good copy. [xii], [28](text)pp. Tokyo, Nikkor Club, dated: Showa 54 [i.e.

The experience of working as a stage performance photographer for an avantgarde theatrical troupe from 1967-70 clearly influenced Suda's work: Even the snapshots show people as if they are walking on a stage and many portraits appear to have an exaggerated artificiality. The scenes were taken in Tokyo between 1976 and 1978. Bookdesign by Kamekura Yusaku. No copy in OCLC.

Stock Code: 206119