Maiko is an apprentice geisha in western Japan, especially Kyoto. Their jobs consist of performing songs, dances, and playing the shamisen (three-stringed Japanese instrument) for visitors during feasts. Maiko are usually aged 15 to 20 years.
japan / portrait / canon / people / beauty / festival / tea ceremony 上七軒舞妓 さと雛さん The maiko (apprentice geisha) Satohina. Together with other maiko and geiko (geisha) of the Kamishichiken district, Satohina was hosting an open air tea ceremony a beauty?