The Yellow Papers
I used the image of these modern young women in Peking [around 1928] to help me imagine Ming Li. ['The Chinese Century: A Photographic History - Jonathan D. Spence & Ann-ping Chin, 2002, p111]
Ichiro Tsuruta 鶴田一郎, 1954 | Bijin-ga Art / Japanese beauty
Ichiro Tsuruta was born in Hondo-shi (current Amakusa-shi), Kumamoto. He grew up surrounded by rich nature of Amakusa area. He has liked to paint since his childhood. After graduating from high school, he entered Tama Art University, majored in graphic design and tried to become an illustrator. In early days when he started professional painting, as he painted realistic pictures influenced by Western culture..
Les geishas : Cultures et Traditions
C’est au 18e siècle que la geisha fait son apparition dans le milieu dissolu de la société japonaise, comme une forme d’opposition ou de ...