Title Metaphor and/or Symbol: A Perspective on Contemporary Art
Binding Soft cover
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition Issued Without Jacket
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher Tokyo National Museum of Modern Art 1984
Seller ID 7993
104-page catalogue for an exhibition held in 1984-5 at Tokyo and the National Museum of Art, Osaka, with text in Japanese and English. Artists include Edward Allington, Lorenzo Bonechi, Peter Chevalier, Enzo Cucchi, Toshikatsu Endo, Laura Ford, Gerard Garouste, Antony Gormley, Ken Kiff, Susumu Koshimizu, Aki Kuroda, Bertrand Lavier, Carlo Maria Mariani, Helmut Middendorf, Isao Nakamura, Julie Opie, Susan Rothenburg, Julian Schnabel, Tamotsu Shihara, Shu Takagi, and Toeko Tatsumo. The work ranges from surrealistic painting to furniture to abstract painting to sculpture to installations, and is altogether compelling. This copy withdrawn from a museum library with taped spine label, stamp to title page, translation page taped in at rear, and card pocket inside rear cover. Otehrwise, near-Fine with light wear to corners.