The photographs of the Divagation – Sur ls pas de Basho cycle were taken in Japan in 2015 and 2016. Wandering – In the footsteps of Bashō is a poetic journey inspired by Matsuo Bashō’s travels in the 17th century through feudal Japan. Klavdij Sluban transcribes this journey with his sensitive and poetic images and delivers in this work an intimate and interior journey.
This book is composed of 3 separate booklets inserted in a partial corner slipcase. Each copy is signed and numbered on the back of the slipcase.
The photographs have to be looked at in landscape orientation, they are all embossed in a texture paper. In each booklet, the series of images is embraced in a sheet of silk paper. Several short texts or haikus by Bashō (in French only) are inserted between some of the images.
Specifications: the (M) editions ・ 2017 ・ Soft cover, 3 notebooks with slipcase ・ 24 x 33 cm. / 72 pages ・ French ・ 979-10-95424-06-2