Francesca Ruggieri

Francesca Ruggieri

Francesca Ruggieri
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The maiko (apprentice geisha) Kyouka makes her way to the Tsurui tea house in the Gion district of Kyoto, Japan.    I've been obsessed with Geisha since a young child...my grandparent's lived in Japan for a number of years.  I would love to go to the Gion district!

The maiko (apprentice geisha) Kyouka makes her way to the Tsurui tea house in the Gion district of Kyoto, Japan. I've been obsessed with Geisha since a young child...my grandparent's lived in Japan for a number of years. I would love to go to the Gion district!

Two Maiko on their way to evening appointments in Kyoto, Japan - 1961

Two Maiko on their way to evening appointments in Kyoto, Japan - 1961

Two Maiko Girls from Ponto-cho 1961

Two Maiko Girls from Ponto-cho 1961

Tomigiku with Kohisa and Others 1920s. Geiko (geisha) Tomigiku (centre right)…

Tomigiku with Kohisa and Others 1920s. Geiko (geisha) Tomigiku (centre right)…

Back of Oiran

Back of Oiran

Geiko 芸妓

Geiko 芸妓

Geisha : photo by Ryushi Kojima, Japan

Geisha : photo by Ryushi Kojima, Japan