ASAKUSA Special Edition
Publisher: Zen Foto Gallery
Book + Gelatin Silver Print + Special Case
Edition of 50 (5 different motifs available; each motif limited to an edition of 10)
Gelatin silver print on Ilford Hahnemühle (ART300) paper (hand-printed by the artist)
Paper/Image Size: 238 × 177 mm
Ronin de Goede’s photobook “Asakusa” is now available as a special edition, featuring a limited gelatin silver print (1 of 5 available).
“Asakusa” by Dutch photographer Ronin de Goede is a photographic diary of the days he spent photographing the work of Japanese master tattoo artist Horikazu and the clients who hire him. As Japan has historically been and continues to be a country where tattoos remain closely associated with the criminal underworld, following Horikazu’s work – his specialty being the full-body tattoo – slowly allowed de Goede entry to the world of the yakuza…