Item #29653 Issey Miyake: Bodyworks. Issey. With Marcus Leatherdale Miyake, and, Ettore Sottsass, Tadanori Yokoo, Others.
Issey Miyake: Bodyworks.
Issey Miyake: Bodyworks.
Issey Miyake: Bodyworks.
Issey Miyake: Bodyworks.
Issey Miyake: Bodyworks.
Issey Miyake: Bodyworks.

Issey Miyake: Bodyworks.

Tokyo: Shogakukan, 1983. First Edition. Folio. An impressive publication on the work of Issey Miyake, published to coincide with the opening of the traveling exhibition Bodyworks (1983-1985). With major contributions from Marcus Leatherdale ("Bodyworks"), Tadanori Yokoo ("Japanese double suicides"), and Ettore Sottsass ("A man who rejects alibi-eternities") and further contributions by—or photographs of—Christo, Miles Davis, Milton Glaser, Jean-Paul Goude, Iman, Grace Jones, Helmut Newton, Robert Rauschenberg, Leni Riefenstahl, and Andy Warhol. Contents: [164] pages, thoroughly illustrated after both black-and-white and color photography, with texts in English, Japanese, and Italian. Near fine in illustrated wrappers. Lacks obi. With original printed acetate jacket, often lacking, showing some wear to lower edge of front panel, but otherwise close to near fine.

Item #29653

Price: $450.00