Tom of Finland - Refrence
Tom of Finland - Refrence
Tom of Finland - Refrence
Tom of Finland - Refrence
Tom of Finland - Refrence
Tom of Finland - Refrence

Tom of Finland - Refrence

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2016, English
Softcover, 28 pages, 13 x 19 cm
Edition of 500
Published by Innen Books / Zürich

Special edition zine reproducing a selection of Tom of Finland's reference material, published on the occasion of Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA February 24 — 26, 2017.

Touko Valio Laaksonen (8 May 1920 – 7 November 1991), best known by his pseudonym Tom of Finland, was a Finnish artist known for his stylized highly masculine homoerotic fetish art, and his influence on late twentieth century gay culture. He has been called the "most influential creator of gay pornographic images" by cultural historian Joseph W. Slade. Over the course of four decades, he produced some 3500 illustrations.

Edition of 500 copies.