This lovely scene was painted by Kaburagi Kiyokata 鏑木清方(1878-1973) in 1912. Two beautiful girls – bijins- are standing at the riverside. They are wearing gorgeous kimonos with flower pattern and calligraphic motifs.
Suzuki Haranobu 鈴木 春信 (1725-1770) painted this two girls. It is obviously a windy day, as they are protecting their hats from flying away. Funny, as they bend to the right and left, it looks like the girls are dancing. 31 more words