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The Dancer O-Ren 1920s

“The dancer O-Ren.” Photo caption translated from the German.

 

From an article by Maria Piper, entitled "Gattin oder Geisha, herrenfeste und tänzerinnen, impressionen aus dem heutigen Japan”* in Westermanns Monatshefte, Band 146, II; Heft 875, published in 1929, pages 457-464.

 

*Wife or Geisha, male festivals and female dancers, impressions of today's Japan.

 

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