Eastern Art Online, Yousef Jameel Centre for Islamic and Asian Art

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The Spirit of Oiwa

Glossary

ukiyo-e

  • ukiyo-e

    Ukiyo-e, or ‘Pictures of the Floating World’, depicted leading courtesans, kabuki actors, and others from the urban pleasure districts, in popular woodblock prints and paintings.

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    • currently in research collection

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