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NAGANO Shigeichi / NATORI Yonosuke. Cotton (1950)

NAGANO Shigeichi / NATORI Yonosuke / NOMURA Toshio. Momen (Cotton). Tokyo: Iwanami Shobo (Iwanami Shashin Bunko 1), 1950. E.O. / First ed. — AVAILABLE: see STOCKLIST for pricing

Description — In-12 (18 x 13 x 0.5 cm), (64) p., 100 g.
Pict. softcover, b&w photographs. Text in Japanese.
Couv. souple ill., photographies n&b. Texte en japonais.

État / Condition — Good (wear to cover).
Bon (couv. frottée).

Remarques & avis / Review — The very first, fine volume of the fascinating collection Iwanami Shashin Bunko (Iwanami Photo Collection) deals with cotton, from plant to fabric, with Yonosuke NATORI's famous photos of Black workers in U.S. cotton fields , and Shigeichi NAGANO's excellent, detailed photo-account of Japanese traditional and industrial weaving processes and the daily lives of factory workers.

Le tout premier et excellent volume de la fascinante collection Iwanami Shashin Bunko (Iwanami Photo Collection) est consacré au coton, de la plante au tissu, avec les célèbres clichés de travailleurs noirs dans les champs de coton américains par NATORI Yonosuke, et l'excellent compte-rendu photographique détaillé des procédés de tissage traditionnels et industriels japonais et la vie quotidienne des ouvriers en usine par NAGANO Shigeichi.

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