Penn’s eminent photographic work helped, it is said, Miyake truly see and understand his own work.
Full title “Irving Penn regards the work of Issey Miyake. Photographs 1975-1998. With the close collaboration of Midori Kitamura; an introductory essay by Mark Holborn”. Published in Boston, by Little, Brown and Company / Bulfinch Press, 1998. Large heavy hadcover with dustjacket. 152 pages with 136 full page color photographs, exquisitely printed in Japan. Remainder mark to bottom edge and light sunning to jacket. A few pages with light soiling to edges from fingering, else a very good clean copy.
First US edition