Tokyo: Kenchiku Shiryo Kenkyusha, 2001. wrappers over board. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #87049
Kenchiku Shiryo Kenkyusha Co., Ltd., Tokyo. Complete with obi. Published by Kenkyusha, Tokyo, 2001, 150 pages, softcover in thick wraps with stiff board on front cover, transparent printed obi band included, 11" by 8.75". Bilingual text in English and Japanese. Exceptional book of Naoya Hatakeyama's dazzling color photos of the construction of a Japanese complex by visionary Japanese architect Toyo Ito. Hatakeyama, in over 100 full-page photos, brilliantly captures the scale as well as the crafted detail, the interlocking forms and visual strategies of Ito. [C259].