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Nos. 1-4 (The Blood and the Rose), complete series. Tokyo, Tensei-shuppan, 1968-69, 23x18,2 cm. Original illustrated wrappers.

EUR 1,000.00

Japanese underground periodical, erotism and black humor inspired by Shibusawa (surrealist and translator of Marquis de Sade). Yukio Mishima, one of the participants, is also one of the models of the photo series "Masculine deaths". He was to commit suicide 3 years later. Editor: Tatsuhiko Shibusawa. Art director : Makoto Horiuchi. Photographers: Vol.1: Kishin Shinoyama p.1-3, Ikko Narahara p.4-5, Eiko Hosoe p.6-7, p.12-13, Masahisa Fukase p.8-11, Osamu Hayasakip.14-16, Yoshihiro Tatsuki p.145-159. Vol.2: Yoshihiro Tatsuki, cover ; p.1-8, Yasuhiro Yoshioka p.73-80. Vol.3: Kishin Shinoyama p.1-16, Shomei Tomatsu p.201-208 (photographs from « Oo! Shinjuku ») Vol.4: . Kiyoshi Awazu, cover. Yasuhiro Yoshioka p.1-12, p.197-204. Texts by: Tatsuhiko Shibusawa, Yukio Mishima, Taruho Inagaki, Jun’nosuke Yoshiyuki, Kôichi Iijima, Jûrô Kara; Ikuya Kato, Minoru Yoshioka, Ryûichi Tamura, and translation into Japanese of texts by Georges Bataille, Apollinaire, Pierre Moryon (Pieyre de Mandiargues).

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