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Satogiku-dayuu - It was customary for a tayuu (Japanese courtesan) to have two kamuro (child attendants) of about the same age & size, with names that matched in concept & sound, taking their cue from the name of their ane-jōro (elder sister courtesan). Samurai, Japanese History, Japanese Culture, Japanese Kimono, Japanese Art, Photos Originales, Art Asiatique, Japanese Outfits, Vintage Pictures

Satogiku-dayuu 1910s

It was customary for a tayuu (Japanese courtesan) to have two kamuro (child attendants) of about the same age and size, with names that matched in concept and sound, taking their cue from the name of their ane-jōro (elder sister courtesan).

Photograph of an Oiran, or "courtesan". Oiran were NOT Geisha, Geiko, or Maiko… Japanese History, Japanese Culture, Japanese Kimono, Japanese Art, Japanese Fashion, Geisha Samurai, Kimono Chino, Japon Tokyo, Kyoto Japan

OIRAN -- QUEEN OF THE PROSTITUES -- or, Setting an Example For the Young Girls of Old Japan (#6)

[SAME CAPTION #1 - #5) Ca.1900-1915 photos of "Japan's Finest"....Prostitutes, that is. NOTE !!! The below caption, while historically accurate, contains sarcastic commentary about a certain aspect of Japan's glorified culture of prostitution. If sarcastic commentary about such a delicate subject is not your "thing", and offense is easily taken, I would advise you to avoid the below caption, and read a more SERIOUS commentary about the OIRAN and TAYUU here at this photo…

Vintage Postcards Show How Different Women’s Beauty Standards Were 100 Years Ago 1914 vintage portrait of a womens beauty Images Vintage, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Postcards, Old Photos, Vintage Photos Women, Vintage Photography Women, Victorian Photography, Children Photography

Gibson Girls: The Sexiest Women Of All Time

The Gibson Girl began appearing in the 1890s and was the personification of the feminine ideal of physical attractiveness portrayed by the satirical pen-and-ink illustrations of illustrator Charles Dana Gibson during a 20-year period that spanned the late 19th and early 20th century in the United St

Lily Elsie was a popular English actress and singer during the Edwardian era, best known for her starring role in the hit London premiere of Franz Lehár’s operetta The Merry Widow. She appears to be one of the most photopraphed woman of her time. Vintage Abbildungen, Vintage Girls, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Postcards, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Woman, Lily Elsie, Edwardian Era, Edwardian Fashion

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Goth Style 796503884069497106 - vestatilleys: Gertrude Hubbell, Ruth Peters and Mildred Grimwood, hiking their skirts at the shoreline of the beach in Arverne, Queens. By Wallace G. Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Black White Photos, Black And White, Victorian Photography

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vestatilleys: “ Gertrude Hubbell, Ruth Peters and Mildred Grimwood, hiking their skirts at the shoreline of the beach in Arverne, Queens. By Wallace G. Levison, 1897. ”

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Beautiful Portraits of Native American Teen Girls, 1800s-1900s

The women owned the home they live in along with everything in it. In some tribes, although the chief was a man, women were responsible for electing him.

Young Japanese man - 1919 ~ Stylish mixture of traditional and Western apparel. Japanese Pics, Japanese Men, Japanese Culture, Vintage Japanese, Taisho Period, Taisho Era, Geisha, Old Pictures, Old Photos

Young Japanese man - 1919

Today during my lunchtime, I discovered a store called Cargo. It's filled with both new and antique items from around the globe. I went back after work, when I had time to check it out better. They had hundreds of old Japanese photos. Some of them have really beautiful fly sheets of handmade paper over the photos and the paper covers themselves have lovely images printed on them. They also have several Japanese photo albums filled with pictures from the 1940's or so. The embossed album…

Maiko (adolescent indentured to a geisha house since early childhood) "playing" battledore and shuttlecock for the camera. Japanese History, Japanese Beauty, Japanese Culture, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Japanese Kimono, Japanese Girl, Vintage Abbildungen

18 Lovely Vintage Pictures Show Japanese Little Girls in Kimonos

Originally, "kimono" was the Japanese word for clothing. But in more recent years, the word has been used to refer specifically to traditional Japanese ...

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Lily Elsie

I have found a few more of my old postcards that I havent put up yet..a few more to come Posted to Mrs Storey 200 Burlington Road Small Heath Birmingham August 17 1911 Dear Edie Just a line to thank you for the PC. I was pleased to hear you had a good time. I hope you are better, in fact I hope it has done you all good, Love to all Love Edie.