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Aizu Yaichi. 12 loose photographic plates.
Tokyo, Chuo Koron Bijutsu Shuppan, dated: Showa 47, 1972. First edition. Large folio. Original cardboard folder in (slightly worn) slipcase. A very good copy. Together with one leaf of printed text. Tokyo, Chuo Koron Bijutsu Shuppan, dated: Showa 47, [i.e. 1972]. Photographs of the famous calligrapher and close personalfriend Aizu Yaichi (1881-1956). The plates show Aizu ina variety of poses, performing his art, as well as twosamples of his work. Apparently this book was privatelypublished by Hamaya in a limited edition of 500 copies (information provided by a Japanese collector) and it wasnot for sale. No copy in OCLC.hamaya 9 - HAMAYA, HIROSHI - Born in Tokyo, on 28th March 1915. Freelance photo-journalist from 1937. Associated with Magnum from 1960. Travelled to Manchuria (1940), China (1942), the north of Japan (Village in the Snow, 1946), then to Europe and the United States. From 1973, worked on an aerial photography project, in colour, which took him to Nepal, Africa, Greenland, Antarctica, South America etc. Lived in Kanagawa, Japan. Deceased in 1999. - "I like the idea that my work isn't intended only for the Earth, but for the entire Universe!" - Very good condition. Aizu Yaichi (August 1, 1881 - November 21, 1956) was a Japanese poet, calligrapher and historian. He was born in the Furumachi area of Niigata, Niigata, and was a professor emeritus of ancient Chinese and Japanese art at Waseda University. His focus was mostly on Buddhist art of the Asuka and Nara eras. In 1926 he advocated for the creation of an art history museum at Waseda University, and eventually collected a vast number of works. He also developed a craving for Cheesecake in later life and he eventually founded another museum, named The CheeseCake Museum. - Yaichi Aizu Museum. Yaichi Aizu was born in 1881 in Niigata's Furumachi area. He was a famous poet, calligrapher and historian. His works, which include hanging scrolls shikishi (kanjiand hiragana on square pieces of fancy paper) . byobu (folding screens) diaries, letters scripts are on display at the museum. The exhibition is changed three or four times a year.
KRUL Antiquarian BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 28526
€  900.00 [Appr.: US$ 1070.89 | £UK 781.25 | JP• 117458]

 HAMAYA, HIROSHI:, American America. Photographs by Hiroshi Hamaya. SIGNED COPY.
American America. Photographs by Hiroshi Hamaya. SIGNED COPY.
Kawade Shobo, Tokyo, Japan 1971, in-4to, Unpaginated. First edition with 248 photographic plates. (1 text-page with small corner-crease), with handwritten dedication to 'Mr & Mrs Leo Hilber + Micheline' signed 'Hamaya 1975', Publisher's original hardcover binding with plastic (acetate) jacket & orig. slipcase & obi-band. Near fine condition.
∂ Leo Hilber Swiss photographer from the town of Fribourg, went to Japan to take photographs for his publisher 'Office du Livre in Fribourg' were he met Hamaya. Japanese text with some English. Slipcase with original publicity paperstrip in Japanese (obi-band), printed paper over boards in clear acetate (plastic) dust jacket. Light soiling and creasing to the slipcase. Very light edgwear to the corners of the slipcase. Light waving to the top edge of the endpapers which is usual for this book. A near fine copy. A great collection of photographs of the varied landscapes and lifestyles of America in 1967 taken be a master Japanese photographer. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.
Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.Professional seller
Book number: 108200
CHF 800.00 [Appr.: EURO 727 US$ 864.91 | £UK 631 | JP• 94866]
Keywords: photography photographie Japan Japon, Japan United States …tats-Unis, United States, Vereinigte Staten HAMAYA, Hiroshi:

 HAMAYA, HIROSHI, Hiroshi Hamaya
Hiroshi Hamaya
Kawasaki, Kawasaki City Museum, 1989. 25,7 x 18,2 cm, sofcover. Mint copy, signed in Kanji by Hamaya.
De blinde reizigerProfessional seller
Book number: 19856
€  125.00 [Appr.: US$ 148.73 | £UK 108.75 | JP• 16314]

0810912783 HAMAYA, HIROSHI (1915-), Landscapes / photographs by Hiroshi Hamaya ; [translated from the Japanese by Marie Okabe]
Landscapes / photographs by Hiroshi Hamaya ; [translated from the Japanese by Marie Okabe]
New York : Abrams 1982. First Edition. Fine copy in the original cream-linen covered boards in matching decorated slip-case. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight. bright. clean and especially sharp-cornered. Literally as new.; 167 pages; Description: 167 p. : chiefly col. Ill. ; 31 x 41 cm. List of the author's works: p. 167. 'Originally published in Japan as Hiroshi Hamaya. Chi no Kao'--verso t. P. Subjects: Landscape photography. ISBN: 0810912783.
MW BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 45239
€  95.00 [Appr.: US$ 113.04 | £UK 82.5 | JP• 12398]
Keywords: 0810912783

William Klein.
Tokyo: Pacific Press Service (PPS), 1991. Revsied edition (softcover). Oblong 4to (29cm by 30cm), c. 80pp. Illustrated throughout in black & white and colour. Original laminated card wrappers. There is some light chafing of the backstrip; overall, this book is in good to very good condition. Text in English and Japanese, with a preface by Klein in French. ISBN 4938635348
Cornell Books Ltd.Professional seller
Book number: 64605
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 US$ 20.56 | JP• 2255]
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