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SHINOYAMA Kishin. Hareta Hi / A Fine Day (1975)



SHINOYAMA Kishin. Hareta Hi / A Fine Day. Tokyo: Heibon-sha, Showa 50 (1975). Edition originale, premier tirage / First edition and printing. — AVAILABLE: see STOCKLIST for pricing

Description — Thick in-4° (29,5 x 22 x 3 cm), (348) p., 1,8 kg.
Hardcover, acetate pict. dj, f-p color pictures (matte). Notes about the pictures, in English and Japanese.
Cartonnage, rhodoïd ill., photographies coul. (mat) à pleine p. Notes à propos des photos, en anglais et japonais.

État / Condition — Cf. STOCKLIST

Remarques & avis / Review — Random Japanese news events series in 1974, by Kishin SHINOYAMA. Printing & paper of outstanding quality. One of Shinoyama's most unusual and impressive works. A personal favorite.

Séries d'événements aléatoires des actualités japonaises de 1974, par SHINOYAMA Kishin. Impression & papier d'une qualité remarquable. L'une des œuvres de Shinoyama les plus inhabituelles et impressionnantes. Un favori personnel.

Divers / Misc. — Available copies / Exemplaires disponibles: see STOCKLIST


The events / Les événements :

HORIE Kenichi's successful West-bound, round-the-world yacht trip — WAJIMA Koichi fails to defend his world junior middleweight champion title — Mona Lisa in Tokyo National Museum — the singer Lilie — Seirankai members — Famous writer NOSAKA Akiyuki defeated in elections — DOKO Toshio's election — Preliminaries for national highschool baseball championship Koshien — Yoko ONO in NYC before her return to Japan for a concert — Earthquake in Izu Peninsula — Rainy season in Japan — Deserted houses in Yufutsu Plains, to be turned into industrial complex — Richard NIXON's resignation — Candidacy announcements for the House of Councillors — Mt. Fuji — Most popular idol YAMAGUCHI Momoe — ICHIKAWA Fusae tries on fashion designer MIYAKE Issei's ready-to-wear dress — Baseball player NAGASHIMA Shigeo retires — Fishermen demonstrate — Government-imposed rice price rise, rice fields — Japanese population reaches 110 millions, a family of 13 — Typhoon #16 in Kochi — Okinawa-stationed US Air Force units trained in dropping nuclear bombs


Ref : PARR BADGER, The Photobook I,306-307.



















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