Kamaitachi #8; Hosoe, Eikoh; 1968; 1987:0049:0009

From

Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop

Name/Title

Kamaitachi #8

About this object

This photograph is #8 of Hosoe's series "Kamaitachi". In the image, the dancer Tatsumi Hijikata sits atop a loosely constructed fence of branches and rope. Hijikata is seen from a worm's eye perspective and looks beyond the frame.

Place Made

Tōhoku region, Japan

Maker

Hosoe, Eikoh

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

Mounted photograph

Portfolio Title

Kamaitachi

Date Made

1968

Medium and Materials

Gelatin Silver Print

Measurements

Image: 29.3 x 20.3 cm
Overall: 55.9 x 45.8 cm

Subject and Association Keywords

20th Century Photography

Subject and Association Keywords

Japanese photography

Subject and Association Keywords

Japan

Subject and Association Keywords

gelatin silver

Credit Line

Gift of the Artist

Object Type

Photograph

Object number

1987:0049:0009

Copyright Licence  

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