Ono, Yoko. YOKO ONO: Grapefruit. [Signed and numbered edition]. 346 pages. Square 8vo, wraps in slipcase. New York, Museum of Modern Art, 2015.
While this book is not about food in the literal sense, it is in a metaphorical one. Ono considers her own heritage, a hybrid of Japanese and American, and uses the idea of hybrid fruit, the grapefruit, to symbolize herself in this seminal manifesto. Originally published in Tokyo in1964 and reprinted numerous times, this facsimile edition was published to coincide with her 2015 solo exhibition.
Signed limited edition, #20 of 50 copies. As new in publisher's shrinkwrap.
Item nr. 160166