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IKEDA Masuo. Geijutsu to Ningen (1977)



IKEDA Masuo. Geijutsu to Ningen (Art and Man / L'art et l'homme). Mainichi Graphic Deluxe Special Issue. Tokyo : Mainichi-shimbun-sha, Showa 52 (1977). 1st ed., SIGNED. — AVAILABLE: see STOCKLIST for pricing

Description — In-folio (34 x 26 x 0,5 cm), 114 p., 600 g.
Pict. softcover, color ill., color and b&w pictures. Text in Japanese. Cf. Misc.
Couv. souple ill., illustrations coul., photographies coul. et n&b. Texte en japonais. Cf. Divers.

État / Condition — Excellent.

Remarques & avis / ReviewMasuo IKEDA (1934-1997) is a famous Japanese painter, printmaker, novelist and film maker. In 1977, he is already an internationally renowned polyvalent artist, best known for his avant-garde prints: the present Mainichi Graphic Special Issue presents here his best works, be they paintings, prints, novels, &c., and many documents and pictures — finely crafted, fine reproductions, an important series of portraits by YOSHIDA Ruiko. Great cover.

IKEDA Masuo (1934-1997) est un peintre, graveur, romancier, directeur filmique japonais renommé. En 1977, Ikeda jouit d'une confortable renommée internationale en tant qu'artiste polyvalent d'avant-garde, en particulier grâce à son œuvre de graveur : ce numéro spécial du Mainichi Graphic présente le meilleur de son œuvre écrite, peinte, gravée, &c. et nombre documents et photos — belle facture et finition, excellentes reproductions, importante série de portraits par YOSHIDA Ruiko. Superbe couverture.

Divers / Misc. — À la table / Table of contents :

IKEDA MASUO — DAIHYOSAKUHINSHU (Greatest Works / Meilleures œuvres)
Hanga (Engravings / Gravures)
Suisai (Watercolor Works / Aquarelles)
Shigashu (Illustrated Poems / Poèmes illustrés)
Shosetsu (Novels / Romans)
Mamebon (Miniature books / Livres miniatures)
Tapestory (Tapestry / Tapisseries)
Collage (Collages)
Dessin (Drawings)

Watashi wa toorisugiru (I'm going too far) — IKEDA Masuo
Ikeda Hanga no Ninki (The Success of Ikeda's Engravings) — TONO Yoshiaki
Egekai no Kataru (Stories of Egean Sea) — ENDO Shusaku
Kaiso no Ikeda Masuo (The Ikeda Masuo of my Memories) — HORIUCHI Koji

GRAPHIC
Manhattan Kouyuuroku (Records of fun in Manhattan) — YOSHIDA Ruiko (photo. + txt)
Photo Poegy (Eros) — YOSHIDA Ruiko (photo.)

PROFILE
Ikeda-san no Sakuhin to kurashite (To live with Ikeda's Works / Vivre avec les œuvres d'Ikeda)
Erotikku na Onna (Erotic Women / Femmes érotiques) — SHIBUSAWA Tatsuhiko
Shukuhai — HIJIKATA Tatsumi
Masuo no Sainou ga shasei suru — TANAKA Kouhei
Anata wa Onanisto ? (Are you an Onanist ? / Êtes-vous onaniste ?) — YOTSUYA Shimon
Ano Koro no Omoide (Remembrances from that time ; Souvenirs d'alors)

INTERVIEWS
NARAHARA Ikko
OKAZAWA Kimio
KURODA Soichiro
MINEMURA Kozo
SEKI Masayoshi
YAMAGUCHI Sayoko

Watashi no Hizou Album (My secret Album / 6-43 years old)

Nenpu (Biography / 1934-1977)
Sakuhin kaisetsu - Gihou Kaisetsu (Explanations about Works & Techniques)


For more details about Ikeda, see for instance an interesting article on the MOMAK page about his prints, as well as the website of Ikeda Masuo Museum (Nagano Prefecture).
Pour plus de détails concernant Ikeda, voir un très intéressant article, sur la page du MOMAK, au sujet de ses gravures, ainsi que le site du Musée Ikeda Masuo (préfecture de Nagano).


















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