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Nihon shashin bijutsu nenkan, dai ikkan & dai sankan (Japan Photography Art Annual, vol. 1 & vol. 3)

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  • Title (object)

    • Nihon shashin bijutsu nenkan, dai ikkan & dai sankan (Japan Photography Art Annual, vol. 1 & vol. 3)
  • Description

    Catalogues, first editions, 2 vols. Numerous photographic plates, several tipped in and in colour. Japanese text. Folio. Original decorated velvet boards.

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  • Date

    • 1926 (vol. 1)
    • 1929 (vol. 3)
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  • Curator's comments

    Catalogues of the first and third Japan Photographic Art Exhibition held at the Daimaru Dry-Goods Store in Osaka in the first half of May and sponsored by the Osaka Mainichi and the Tokyo Nichinichi newspaper companies. Naturally most of the works originate from the Kansai area (Osaka, Kobe, Nagoya) but it also includes images by Fukuda Katsuji, Furukawa Narutoshi, and Takayama Masataka. The vignette on the cover of vol. 3 shows the 'Honourable Mention Medal'. It includes work by Yasui Nakaji, Yoshino Keiichiro, Horie Hiroshi, and Hirao Keiji. Very rare. No copy in OCLC. (Titus Boeder, 4/2007)


  • Bibliography

    • Boeder 2007 16 bibliographic details
  • Associated events

    • Associated Event: Japan Photographic Art Exhibition 1926 & 1929
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  • Additional IDs

    • PB.273 (Photobook number)

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