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Ukiyo-e sites on the Internet

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A Guide to the Ukiyo-e Sites of the Internet

Usually the word ukiyo is literally translated as “floating world” in English, referring to a conception of an evanescent world, impermanent, fleeting beauty and a realm of entertainments (kabuki, courtesans, geisha) divorced from the responsibilities of the mundane, everyday world; “pictures of the floating world”.

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Author: daveslikes

Head of Visual and Performing Arts

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