Publisher: Tokyo: RAM (Research of Art Media), 1993
Edition: 1st Edition
Condition: New / No dust jacket as issued
Item #: 111268
First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Black velvet cloth-covered boards with title (in English and Japanese) stamped in gold and red on covers and spine; no dust jacket as issued. Photographs by Matt Mahurin. Edited by Maya Ishiwata and Theresa Luisotti. Designed by Hideyuki Taguchi. Includes a list of plates. 48 pp., with 28 duotone and 12 four-color gravure plates beautifully printed on heavy matte stock in Japan by Toppan Printing Company. 9 x 8-7/8 inches. This first edition was limited to 2300 unnumbered copies.
New in publisher's plastic enclosure.
Moody and enigmatic exterior figure studies rendered in rich, warm tones, with a middle section of shimmering color close-up shots of faces, veiled, masked, and scarred.