Gendai Sekai Bijutsuten - Higashi to Nishi no Taiwa 現代世界美術展－東と西の対話 Contemporary Art: Dialogue between the East and the West
Tokyo Kokuritsu Kindai Bijutsukan 東京国立近代美術館 The National Museum of Modern Art, publisher
Shōwa 44 昭和44, 1969
24.4 x 25cm art catalog with orange covers with a graphic design on front cover. 114pp with title page, Acknowledgements in Japanese and English by Yukio Kobayashi, Director of the National Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo and Introduction by Masayoshi Homma, Chief Curator of the museum in Japanese and English on pp. 3-8. Pp. 9-18 have color photo reproductions of artwork on one side with 1 foldout page. Pp. 19-97 have black and white reproductions of artwork by Japanese and international artist. Pp.99-103 list the works with details, including the artist names, title of works and materials in Japanese and English. Pp.104-114. The works were all featured in the 1969 exhibition entitled “Contemporary Art: Dialogue between the East and the West.”
International artists include Jackson Pollock, Andy Warhol, Francis Bacon, Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein and Bridget Riley. Japanese artists Jirō Yoshihara 吉原治郎, Sadamasa Motonoga 元永定正 and 福岡道雄 Michio Fuikuoka are 3 of the Japanese artists who exhibited.
Fading of and dirt staining to the edges of covers with slight foxing on some of the final pages. Foxing to top and side edges, otherwise very good condition.