TTHE DR. IKKAKU OCHI COLLECTION: Medical Photographs from Japan Around 1900
Ikkaku Ochi (photographer) Akimitsu Naruyama (editor)
2003 hardcover 300 pages
publisher: Scalo Publishers
new first edition 8" x 5.2" out of print
In an inconspicuous wooden box that had long gone unopened, Akimitsu Naruyama discovered 365 photographs of people with congenital and pathological deformations. After looking at just a few pictures, the Japanese art dealer and collector knew that he had discovered an extraordinary collection of photographs.