Yamato–e

noun Ya·ma·to–e \yäˈmätəˌwā\
variants: less commonly

Yamato

\-ˈmä(ˌ)tō\

Definition of Yamato–e

plural

-s

  1. :  a classical style of Japanese painting marked by shallow spatial illusion, bold colors, surface patterning, and stylized forms

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Origin and Etymology of yamato–e

Japanese Yamato-e, from Yamato Japan + e picture, painting


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