japonaiserie

noun, often capitalized
ja·po·nais·e·rie | \zhä-pȯ-ne-zə-ˈrē, -nez-ˈrē\

Definition of japonaiserie 

: a style in art reflecting Japanese qualities or motifs also : an object or decoration in this style

First Known Use of japonaiserie

1896, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for japonaiserie

French, from japonais Japanese

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