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Issey Miyake: Photographs by Irving Penn ( Signed by Both)

Irving Penn and Issey Miyake

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ISBN 10: 0821217208 / ISBN 13: 9780821217207
Published by New York Graphic Society Little, Brown and Co., Boston, 1988
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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This copy was signed by both Irving Penn and Issey Miyake in 1988. It's inscribed by Miyake to Larry Chua. A noted photographer. A typed letter to Mr. Chua on Miyake's letter head (Also Signed) is laid in. See photo's, A fine copy in like dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 002936

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Title: Issey Miyake: Photographs by Irving Penn ( ...

Publisher: New York Graphic Society Little, Brown and Co., Boston

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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The work of Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake is seen through the eyes of American photographer Irving Penn. This is the first book on Miyake's revolutionary designs ever published in America. 46 color illustrations.

About the Author:

Renowned clothing designer Issey Miyake studied graphic design at Tama Art University, Tokyo before founding the Miyake Design Studio in 1970, Miyake’s creative base for all his making things. In 2007, Miyake opened the design facility 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT, also in Tokyo.

Midori Kitamura is president of the Miyake Design Studio and 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT, working under Issey Miyake to develop collections, exhibitions, products, and publications, including Issey Miyake Pleats Please, also with TASCHEN. Kitamura directed the 2011 exhibition, Irving Penn and Issey Miyake: Visual Dialogue.

Kazuko Koike is the head of MUJI’s Laboratory of Superior Items for Living and founder and former director of the Sagacho Exhibit Space in Tokyo. She has written and edited many books, including Issey Miyake East Meets West, Japanese Coloring, Japan Design, and Aura of Space.

Yuriko Takagi was born in Tokyo and studied graphic design at Musahino Art University and fashion design in England before becoming a photographer. She specializes in images of the human body and clothing and exhibits widely. Her publications include Nus intimes (Yobisha) and In and Out of Mode (Gap Japan).

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