19 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
Shometsu Shita Jikan -- Where Time Has Vanished. Tokyo: Asahi Shimbun-sya, 1975.
Oblong quarto (355 x 337mm). 101 photographs, one of these in colour. Original light blue cloth, black cloth spine, spine printed in silver on a blue ground, original printed slipcase, paper label on spine (blue ground on spine flaking, light soiling). Narahara's signature, dated '2003.2.4', in silver paint pen on the front blank.
FIRST EDITION, SIGNED BY NARAHARA, of his striking record of his journey through America.
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