1956. Item #91021
Bijutsu Techō 美術手帖 No. 118. Bijutsu Shuppansha 美術出版社. Tokyo. December, 1956. 21 x 15cm issue of the monthly art magazine Bijutsu Techō 美術手帖. The cover has a modern art design of red and brown squares within a blue square while the back has 4 blue and red ads. 148 pages followed by pages of advertising.
While the main story is on the life and work Georges Seurat ジョルジュ スーラ, there is a two page spread on pp. 104-5 dedicated to a Gutai exhibition. The pages include Japanese text as well as 8 black and white reproduced photos. The images have short explanations underneath and are of artwork in situ and action photos of artists at work as well as one of an art piece made using chemicals (kagaku yakuhin 化学薬品). The article is entitled, Seidokuna Wakasa no Hyōgen 精得な若さの表現 [An Expression of Skilled Youth]
Thin scratch on front cover. Toning to pages, some wear to covers and binding. Staple-bound, staples are oxidized.