Tatsumi Hijikata’s Butoh: Surrealism of the Flesh, Ontology of the “Body”
26cm x 18cm. 204 pages, 1 cd, photographs and illustrations, many in colour. Pictorial french fold wrappers, lettered obi. Text is in Japanese.
Comprehensive work on one of butoh’s founders, Hijikata Tatsumi. Illustrated throughout with performance and studio photographs, poster illustrations, and dance notation. Includes a CD with performance footage. An important reference work. Text is in Japanese with some translated Hijikata quotes in English and French at rear.
Very minor general wear and soil to top edge. Small amount of chipping to belly-band. Near Fine Condition.