Itagaki (板垣 鷹穂) Kokumin bunka han’eiki no Oschu gakai – 国民文化繁栄期の欧州画 界 – The time of emerging modernity in Europe
Itagaki, Takao (板垣 鷹穂).
Kokumin bunka han’eiki no Oschu gakai. (国民文化繁栄期の欧州画界) [The time of emerging modernity in Europe].
Tokyo, Geibun Shoin 1929-(Shôwa 4).
(1), XXV,166, (4) pp. with many illustrations.
22 x 15 cm. Original cloth, with a mounted illustration, in original slip case.
First edition, first printing. TakahoItagaki (1894 – 1966) was an philosopher and art critic who, due to his good German knowledge, found a special access to the Western avant-garde. With his numerous publications on photography, film and architecture, he is regarded as an important transformer of Western culture and aesthetics to Japan.
In very fine condition.