The first 350 copies (numbered 1 to 350 inclusive) are Deluxe copies. Fully bound in leather, with gold foil blocking and page edging, each comes in a beautiful solander case.
Printed in Milan, Italy on heavyweight matt art and trace papers, this large format edition (250 mm x 320 mm / 9 3/4" x 12 3/4") is an essential publication for any collector or Beatles fan.
A fine art giclée of one of Asai's photos in also included (suitable for framing) depicting The Beatles' arrival at Haneda airport on 29 June 1966. Numbered and signed by the artist, this 8"x10" archival print is exclusive to Deluxe copies.
'Through Shimpei Asai's intimate lens, The Beatles seem relaxed in the eye of the storm. His beautifully presented Genesis collection captures the quartet on stage, chilling out, in Noh theatre masks, playing kotos in kimonos.' - MOJO magazine
Signed by Shimpei Asai
Hand-bound in leather
Only 1,966 copies