The Art of Japanese Beauty Through the Ages
Japanese beauty, as portrayed through media like fine art, manga, anime and film have evolved and changed, adapting to trends and tastes of the time. But its evolution became particularly pronounced relatively recently with the introduction of formal schooling, which allowed for the establishment of the common trope we have come to know as the […]
Japanese Art Print - No. 17 - Summer Flowers from the Series 100 Figures of Beauties Wearing Takasago Kimonos by Shinsui Ito
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KIMONOS ON MONDAY (Week #24): Crane Patterns on Kimono
Welcome to snowy Hokkaido! … or at least in my imagination I am there … One of the great things about Hokkaido are the famous white cranes. These are majestic, beautiful and graceful birds. “Majest…
Katori Senkou mosquito coil ad, 1900-1929
On the right an ad for mosquito coil product, for King Corporation., on the left "gold standard" for ink. Thanks to bnz, Paula Wirth, and yoboseiyo for the info. Scanned from Taschen's "Japanese Beauties".