Samurai art of drawing a sword ~ Iaido is associated with the smooth, controlled movements of drawing the sword from its scabbard or saya, striking or cutting an opponent, removing blood from the blade, and then replacing the sword in the scabbard.
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An Actor From the Chinese Opera (c.1910)
Germanova as the Witch in “The Blue Bird”. Maeterlinck of Moscow Art Theatre. c. 1908.
1908 Vintage Theatre - Miss Lotta Faust in the Salome Dance in 'The Mimic World' by CharmaineZoe, via Flickr