浮世絵

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  • うきよえ ukiyoe

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  • noun
    ukiyoe, ukiyo-e, Edo period woodblock print
    • 1. ukiyo-e-prent, prent, schildering van het vlietende leven, 2. erotische prent
      • Ukiyoe, estampe japonaise
        • Ukiyo-e, japanischer Farbholzschnitt, Bilddarstellung der vergänglichen Welt der Vergnügungsviertel (wörtl. etw. Bilder der vergänglichen Welt; Genremalerei seit dem Ende des 16. Jhd.; Motive v. a. aus dem Milieu der Kurtisanen, Schauspieler und des Kabukitheaters)
          • укиёэ (жанр деревянной гравюры эпохи Токугава)
            • grabado "ukiyoe"

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              • 10 strokes

                floating, float, rise to surface

              • 5 strokes

                generation, world, society, public

              • 12 strokes

                picture, drawing, painting, sketch