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Photobook. One volume. First edition.
- Made in: Tokyo-to
- Height: 22.6 centimetres (covers)
- Width: 19.1 centimetres (covers)
Hanako is a touching story of a handicapped girl and her family, which was also made into a film. The juxtaposition of portraits of the girl and her father with objects of everyday life is extremely successful: Rather than focussing on the suffering, this book shows the positive side of her life, and the beautiful value of her existence. (Titus Boeder, 4/07) Singed by the artist at the British Museum on 5 October 2010.
Not on display
2007 Oct 10-2008 Feb 17, BM Japanese Galleries, 'Japan from prehistory to the present'
2015 April-October, London, BM Japanese Galleries, 'Japan from Prehistory to the Present'
- PB.86 (Photobook number)
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Object reference number: JCF16212
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