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1960 Nagano Shigeichi shashin-shu 1960長野重一写真集

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2007,3007.122

  • Title (object)

    • 1960 Nagano Shigeichi shashin-shu 1960長野重一写真集
  • Description

    Photobook. First edition. One volume.

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1990
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Curator's comments

    Clearly an afterthought this book confines itself to images taken in 1960. Nagano travelled to West and East Berlin and the KZ Buchenwald before returning to Japan to witness the Ampo upheavals and the political machinations that followed. Many of the images had already been published in the small volume called 'Dream Age' by Asahi Sonorama but the present is a superior production. (Titus Boeder, 4/07)

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  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    2007

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    2007,3007.122

  • Additional IDs

    • PB.120 (Photobook number)

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