Geisha holding her kimono This is a photograph of a beautiful Geisha standing outside of an Okiya or Geisha House. The decoration on her kimono appears to show a woman travelling in a Kago or Palanquin, carried by bearers.
geisha-licious: “ Tomoyuki (i’m truly in love with this photo) ” I couldn’t find the original source, so I can only guess the date of theis photo. Since Tomoyuki is only painting her lower lip in this.
Geisha Otomaru taking off her Haori I wasn't sure about this image, but I found a very similar photo of the same woman in a book about Geisha published in Although, the book didn’t give her name, I think that this is Otomaru a Shinbashi Geisha from Tokyo.