John Gutmann - Geisha Doll and Friend (Japanese Girl), San Francisco, 1939. S)
Geisha with a doll
John Gutmann Czech gymnasts; San Francisco 1939
.“Mogas” (Modern gals), the Japanese flappers. Modern girls (モダンガール modan gaaru) were Japanese women who followed Westernized fashions and lifestyles in the 1920s. These moga were Japan’s equivalent of America’s flappers, India’s kallege ladki, Germany’s neue Frauen, France’s garçonnes, or China’s modeng xiaojie.
John Gutmann | Man Walking by Clown and Lady Graffiti, San Francisco 1939
Ichiro TSURUTA, Japan
by John Gutmann
John Gutmann: We Love our children, San francisco, 1935