Tokyo: Shueisha, 1984 (1990). Hosoe, Eikoh. Second edition. Square 4to., 251 pp., fully illustrated from color and b&w photographs. A fine, as new copy the the illustrated dust jacket by Miro. Housed in the publisher's photo-illustrated slipcase with obi. The obi has three closed tears. INSCRIBED by Hosoe and dated 1990 in silver ink on the black endpaper in both English and Japanese, with a drawing of a butterfly. Also laid-in is the original postal receipt in Hosoe's hand addressed to the recipient. Here, under the detailed description of the item, he wrote "The Cosmos of Gaudi" Item #51455
Hosoe's brilliant photographs of Parque Güell, Casa Milá, La Cripta de la Colonia Güell, Casa Batlió, Casa Calvet, Casa Vicens, Bellesguard, Palacio Güell. Finca Güell, Collegio Teresiano, and El TemploExpiatoio de la Sarada Familia. Text in Japanese.