Kimina, a geiko of Miyagawa-cho, looks out through the noren (curtain) of a restaurant across the street from her okiya. This was the first portrait I took for my book Geisha & Maiko of Kyoto: Beauty, Art, & Dance.
Geiko or Maiko? I think she's a geiko based on the hair, collar, and sleeves.
Geiko Makiko, already a legendary performer of Gion Kobu wearing a very lush purple Hiki with a delicate Chrisanthemum pattern. This Hiki is associated with Makino as it is one of her most popular Kimonos for autumn.
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kikutsuru-san by naeyes
After she finished her period of Maiko, she became a Geiko. (Maiko period is from 15 to 20 years old)
pourleboys: How I feel when I’m dressed to the nines. I wouldn’t mind feeling like Geiko Umeha-san when I’m all spiffed up XD
Gion Odori Famous Geiko Tsuneyū (Shigenoya Okiya) of Gion Higashi performing a solo-dance.