Live in Japan: Japanese lifestyle and its social culture
What is Ukiyoe?

浮世絵 うきよえ Ukiyo-e Ukiyo-e is a kind of woodcut print which flourished from about the 1680s to the 1850s. It depicts the everyday life of common people, and portraits of actors and beautiful women are also among its themes. Many foreign artists have been influenced by this unique style including Van Gogh. Among the most […]

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