Sakka no fubo: hyaku gojuku-nin (Portraits of Authors: 159 People)
- Sakka no fubo: hyaku gojuku-nin (Portraits of Authors: 159 People)
Photobook. One volume. First edition.
- Made in: Tokyo-to
- Height: 30.6 centimetres (covers)
- Width: 20.6 centimetres (covers)
Akiyama follows his minimalist style: Focusing almost exclusively on the writer's head against a black back-drop, each character reveals himself through his expression heightened by subtle lighting as well as the angle from which the image is taken. Every portrait is accompanied by a facsimile sample of the writer's poetry in his own hand. Many of the photographs were published between 1972 and 1975 in a magazine entitled 'Weekly Shosetsu'. Only two copies in OCLC. Works 136.
- PB.4 (Photobook number)
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