'Le Sang et La Rose' 'Tensei Shuppan' Complete Set 1-4 (1968-1969)
Tensei Shuppan, Tokyo 1968-1969
Size: 23x18,2 cm
volume 1-3: Tatsuhiko Shibusawa edit
volume 4: Masaaki Hiraoka edit
Issue No. 1, published in October 1968:
work by Masahisa Fukase, Osamu Hayasaki, Eikoh Hosoe, Ikko Narahara, Kishin Shinoyama, Yoshihiro Tatsuki, and Yasuhiro Yoshioka.
Issue No. 2, published in January 1969:
work by Yoshihiro Tatsuki and Yasuhiro Yoshioka.
Issue No. 3, published in March 1969:
includes work by Kishin Shinoyama and Shomei Tomatsu.
Issue No. 4, published in in 1969:
includes work by Kiyoshi Awazu and Yasuhiro Yoshioka.
Each issue profusely illustrated with color and black-and-white photographs, artwork, and graphic illustrations, accompanied by textual contributions by Guillaume Apollinaire, Georges Bataille, Taruho Inagaki, Yukio Mishima, and Tatsuhiko Shibusawa, among other writers.
A provocative work, emblematic of the late 1960's, published under the editorial direction of Shibusawa Tasuhiko, a renowned novelist, essayist, and translator of French literature who wrote extensively on black magic, demonism and eroticism