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Heian Beauty 平安美人 | by mboogiedown
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Heian Beauty 平安美人

Kogiku, a beautiful maiko dressed in Heian Era court attire during Kyoto's Fesitval of Ages. She represents Ono no Komachi, reknowned for her skill as a poet and rare beauty. In the background, a woman dressed in Kimono helps her husband adjust his robes.

  

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Taken on October 21, 2006