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Portrait of a Geisha with violin, ca. Geisha, Geiko, and Maiko are trained in classical Japanese arts, including music and dance. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, We Are The World, People Around The World, Japanese Beauty, Japanese Lady, Japanese Geisha, Japanese Kimono

Miss SAKAE-SAN -- GEISHA WITH VIOLIN (#1 of 2)

What a nice, well-oiled, luxuriant head of hair. I'll bet it would drop down to her waist if she pulled out the pins. I'm posting two pictures of old Meiji-era Geisha posing with violins. Whether or not they could actually play them is beside the point. According to those who know better than I do, her Geisha name is Sakae さかえ Within a few years after Japan opened its ports to the world in the mid 19th Century, the violin is one the the first Western instruments the Japanese took to with…

Asakusa-Kamiya Bar, Japan, photograph by Ihei Kimura. Great Photos, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage Photography, Street Photography, Portrait Photography, Black White, Black And White Pictures, Diane Arbus

木村伊兵衛「本郷森川町」 |   P & F completed

「本郷森川町」(西片町付近)(昭和27年1952年) 土門拳の名は子供の頃から知っていましたが、木村伊兵衛という 人のことはテレビ東京美の巨人...

Oiran Dochu Festival in Asakusa, district in Taitō, Tokyo, Japan We Are The World, People Of The World, Japanese Culture, Japanese Art, Japanese Style, Japanese Beauty, Asian Beauty, Tokyo Skyline, Japanese Festival

Oiran Dochu - おいらん道中

no rules, no limitations, no boundaries it's like an art All Rights Reserved by ajpscs Oiran Dochu-Ichiyo Zakura Matsuri The Brief Description of Oiran

Oiran Dochu Festival in Asakusa, district in Taitō, Tokyo, Japan We Are The World, People Of The World, Japanese Culture, Japanese Art, Japanese Style, Japanese Beauty, Asian Beauty, Tokyo Skyline, Japanese Festival

Oiran Dochu - おいらん道中

no rules, no limitations, no boundaries it's like an art All Rights Reserved by ajpscs Oiran Dochu-Ichiyo Zakura Matsuri The Brief Description of Oiran

Oiran Dochu Festival in Asakusa, district in Taitō, Tokyo, Japan We Are The World, People Of The World, Japanese Culture, Japanese Art, Japanese Style, Japanese Beauty, Asian Beauty, Tokyo Skyline, Japanese Festival

Oiran Dochu - おいらん道中

no rules, no limitations, no boundaries it's like an art All Rights Reserved by ajpscs Oiran Dochu-Ichiyo Zakura Matsuri The Brief Description of Oiran

Thunder Robot (Asakusa, in Black with colorful details. Such fun & Games with Robot Characters! Via Astounding Artifacts R Robot, Retro Robot, Smart Robot, Vintage Robots, Vintage Toys, Robot Theme, Robots Characters, Space Toys, Tin Toys

Space Toys on eBay: A Roundup of Ended Auctions

Ebay is a fantastic place to window shop, and you never know what sort of interesting toys will pop up. Even if I'm not looking to spend any...

Asakusa Oiran Parade in Japan. Fairs And Festivals, Festivals Around The World, Geisha, Sea Of Japan, Grand Tour, Tokyo Japan, Japanese Culture, Historical Sites, Japan Travel

Asakusa Oiran Parade

A couple of weeks ago I saw these two wonderfully dressed up girls taking part in the annual oiran parade in Tokyo’s Asakusa district. You might remember my post about the much bigger oiran p…

Dancers resting on the rooftop of the SKD Theatre. Asakusa, Tokyo, These Photos Show Japans Incredible Metamorphosis After World War II Japanese Photography, White Photography, Street Photography, War Photography, Photo Japon, Japan Photo, Photos Du, Old Photos, 1940s Photos

hot parade

Takeyoshi Tanuma - Dancers resting on the rooftop of the SKD Theatre, Asakusa, Tokyo 1949

Japanese Art Print "Great Lantern at Asakusa Kannon Temple" by Kasamatsu Shiro, woodblock print reproduction, asian art, cultural art Folklore Japonais, Art Japonais, Japan Illustration, Large Lanterns, Art Chinois, Art Asiatique, Japanese Painting, Japan Art, Backgrounds

to love many things: Photo

"The way to know life is to love many things." - Vincent van Gogh.

Japanese Art Print "Great Lantern at Asakusa Kannon Temple" by Kasamatsu Shiro, woodblock print reproduction, asian art, cultural art Folklore Japonais, Art Japonais, Japan Illustration, Large Lanterns, Art Chinois, Art Asiatique, Japanese Painting, Japan Art, Backgrounds

to love many things: Photo

"The way to know life is to love many things." - Vincent van Gogh.

Ryounkaku before and after Great Kanto earthquake - 凌雲閣 - Wikipedia Modern Japanese Architecture, Japanese Landscape, Architecture Old, Beautiful Architecture, Antique Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Detroit History, New Year Postcard

Tokyo, Asakusa, Ryounkaku before and after Great Kanto earthquake 地震前と地震後の凌雲閣(浅草十二階)

Ryounkaku before and after Great Kanto earthquake - 凌雲閣 - Wikipedia Modern Japanese Architecture, Japanese Landscape, Architecture Old, Beautiful Architecture, Antique Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Detroit History, New Year Postcard

Tokyo, Asakusa, Ryounkaku before and after Great Kanto earthquake 地震前と地震後の凌雲閣(浅草十二階)