March 26, 2014

27 Beautiful Vintage Portraits of Gaijin (non-Japanese) Geisha from the Early 20th Century

Gaijin is a Japanese word for "foreigner," "non-Japanese", "alien" or "outsider". The word is composed of two kanji: gai (外?), meaning "outside"; and jin (人?), meaning "person." Below is a collection of 27 beautiful vintage portraits of Gaijin Geisha from between the 1900s and 1920s.


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