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    Sale 5948

    Photobooks

    19 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 100

    SHOMEI TOMATSU

    Price Realised  

    SHOMEI TOMATSU
    OO! Shinjuku. Tokyo: Shaken, 1969.

    Oblong quarto (260 x 188mm). 120 black and white photographs. Original photo-illustrated wrappers (light wear at extremities, light soiling).
    FIRST EDITION. 'A radical... eminently serious, even despairing book'; 'a historical document as well as a photobook of invention and heart' (The Photobook). De Beaupré, Japon, p.12; The Photobook, p.290.


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