David Bailey


Issey Miyake
East Meets West

Hands-down one of the greatest Issey Miyake books ever published – the classic “East Meets West” of 1978.

First edition of the iconic first book/folio dedicated to the work of Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake.  Published by Heibonsha Limited Publishers of Tokyo in 1978, the book features beautiful photoshoots by the likes of Guy Bourdin, Richard Avedon, Kishin Shinoyama, Harry Peccinotti and David Bailey throughout, documenting Miyake’s creations of the 1970s.
Broken into three sections (“Man and his Cloth”, “The Form of Cloth” and “Witness of Time”) the book texts include a preface by Diana Vreeland and essays by Mutsuo Takahashi, Arata Isozaki, and Eiko Ishioka.

Texts are in Japanese and English.

* Condition: Very good – (Tight and clean copy, only shows light signs of general light shelf wear/age – All care is taken to provide accurate condition details of used books, photos available on request.

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Issey Miyake - East Meets West (1978)
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