Ithaki (Ithaca), Kefalonia, Kerkyra (Corfu; own album), Kythira, Lefkada (Lefkas; own album), Paxi (Paxos) and Zakynthos (Zante).
Folk costume of Cephalonia, Greece
gilet - foulard ceinturé - entari - Woman’s costume from Kythira, one of the Ionian islands. A typical combination of European and older local costume items like the “zipouni” a sleeved velvet or felt jacket. Size Lenght 1.28 Date Early 20th c.
Portrait of Zakinthian lady wearing the folklore suit of #Zakinthos. Photoshoot for Greece_is ~ Zakinthos Island 2015
Cephallonia, Argostoli Platia Vallianou Schoolchildren Performing Traditional Greek Dance In The Main Square
Tentatively dated from around 1890, the three women in this cabinet portrait have been identified as Efrosini Venardos Chlentzos (1843-1935) and her daughters Kyrani and Maria, from the small village of Christoforianika on the island of Kythera.