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Old Japan

Collection by Luca Martines


Pictures of everyday life in Japan during the19th century

Luca Martines
Japanese Samurai 侍, Bushidō 武士道 (vintage), literally "The Way of the Warrior", is a Japanese word for the way of the samurai life, loosely analogous to the concept of chivalry. ~ Mik's Pics "Japan ll" board Kendo, Japanese History, Japanese Culture, Japanese Art, Katana, Geisha, Ronin Samurai, Samurai Armor, Japanese Warrior

Nipponia nippon


oiran in her courtesan parade with her kamuro Japanese History, Japanese Beauty, Japanese Fashion, Japanese Costume, Japanese Kimono, Geisha, Old Photography, Japan Art, Photos Du

Фото таю и гейко, 1929 г.

Старые фотографии майко, гейко и таю Киото

Yoshiwara courtesan Komurasaki in Taisho era 小紫@吉原(大正時代) Don’t you become melancholic feelings when you look at the photographs of courtesans though they were beautiful ? Japanese History, Japanese Beauty, Japanese Culture, Era Taisho, Taisho Period, Edo Period, Japanese Kimono, Japanese Art, Geisha Samurai


Yoshiwara courtesan Komurasaki in Taisho era 小紫@吉原(大正時代) Don’t you become melancholic feelings when you look at the photographs of courtesans though they were beautiful...

An old photo of Japan Meiji Restoration, Japan Landscape, Miyajima, Japan Shop, Japanese History, Old Photography, Art Forms, Old Photos, Samurai


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A snapshot of fashion history, Japan, Kimono ? Japanese Costume, Japanese Kimono, Japanese Girl, Vintage Japanese, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Taisho Period, Japanese History, Japan Art

An entry from pretty begonia

okiya: “ Relaxing on a Balcony 1920s (by Blue Ruin1) From left to right, Maiko Kohisa, Maiko Momotaro and Maiko Fumiryu. ”

Boshin War 戊辰戦争 Satsuma-samurai-during-boshin-war-period.jpg Samurai of the Satsuma domain, fighting for the Imperial side during the Boshin War period. Photograph by Felice Beato. Guerra Boshin, Katana, Samurai Art, Samurai Warrior, Aikido, Boshin War, Geisha, Meiji Restoration, The Last Samurai

坂本龍馬 近江屋事件 - 京に癒やされ by 五所光一郎 [京都ブランド.COM]


Baron Raimund von Stillfried Two women Notice how the fabric creases in the blue/black sleeve. What traditional Japanese artists are basing those lovely varied lines on. Vintage Lesbian, Vintage Couples, Cute Lesbian Couples, Lesbian Art, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Images, Samurai, Sufjan Stevens, Queer Art

Poster Affiche satinee couple Japon costumes Photographie ancienne


 Dazai Osamu's lover, "Yamazaki Toei" who passed away at the age of 28 is too beautiful – Japaaan Japanese Geisha, Japanese Beauty, Japanese Kimono, Japanese Girl, Vintage Japanese, Japanese History, Japanese Style, Asian Beauty, Hula Dancers

お美しい!太宰治の愛人であり28歳でこの世を去った「山崎富栄」が美人すぎる : Japaaan

作家 太宰治の愛人であった山崎富栄という女性を知っていますか?写真を拝見してみるとその容姿がとてもお美しいのです。こちらが山崎富栄さん。太宰治 : 直球感想文 本館美しすぎる…。日本髪と着物もとってもお似合いです。山崎富栄の父 山崎晴弘はお…

vintage everyday: Woman Samurai Warrior – 12 Rare Vintage Photos of Japanese Ladies with Their Katana Swords Kendo, Japanese History, Japanese Culture, Photo Vintage, Vintage Photos, Vintage Japanese, Japanese Art, Tattoo Guerreiro, Tattoo Samurai

Onna-Bugeisha: Female Samurai Warriors of Feudal Japan, 1800s

Feudal Japan may have been a man's world, but there were plenty of women fighting in it. Onna-bugeisha, which literally translates to woman warrior, was a type of female warrior belonging to the Japanese nobility class.

Ultimate Collection Of Rare Historical Photos. A Big Piece Of History Pictures) - Samurai Geisha Samurai, Real Samurai, Samurai Art, Samurai Warrior, Rare Historical Photos, Rare Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Japanese History

Once You See These Rare Historical Photos, You’ll Never Forget Them, Especially #14

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A craftsman, wearing a traditional chonmage hairstyle, is working on a Shamisen, a three-stringed musical instrument played with a Bachi (plectrum), while being assisted by a woman in kimono. In the back five shamisen rest against the wall. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Human Poses Reference, Japanese Photography, Japan Shop, Japan Fashion, The Good Old Days, Japanese Culture, Vintage Photographs

1870年代 • 三味線職人