Bando Tamasburo, Male Kabuki legend. Photo by Kishin Shinoyama. Despite being founded by a Miko (a female shaman), called Izumo no Ikuni, Kabuki actors are now all men. S)
Japanese Kabuki Theatre - I like the use of black as the background, creating drama, and also highlighting the colours of the Kabuki costume.
See the World Through Pattern and Colour, fromthefloatingworld: Bando Tamasaburo by...
This is a late Edo period (1860s) Kabuki costume made of Chirimen (silk crepe) and depicting Crows fighting amongst themselves in mid flight, using the Rozome (wax resist dyeing) technique.
Portrait. Beauty. Fashion. Makeup. v/Flickr.
Crunchyroll - "One Piece" Luffy Gets Kabuki Costume Figure for July Release
Kabuki Theater Costumes | Eubie Panache: Kabuki Costumes & Tamasaburō
Kimono Reincarnate: Bookcase Tour Tuesday - Kabuki Costumes Paper Dolls
Kitsuke Garment (Kabuki Costume), Dragon and wave design on white plain-weave wool Edo period, 19th century, Formerly worn by Bando Mitsue
Kabuki Costumes du théâtre japonais du 7 mars au 15 juillet 2012 La Fondation Pierre Bergé