Shoji Ueda: Photographs [Vol. II, mono-tachi (things)]. Parco, Tokyo, 1995. Unpaged. Quarto. First printing. Stiff wrappers in photo-illustrated jacket. Black-and-white reproductions. |
Early in his career, in the 1930s, Ueda had already absorbed many of the modernist tendencies then prevalent in photography in the West. This volume focuses on his highly stylized still lives and landscapes, which together that touch on a dizzying range of photographic styles.