"Ukiyo-e" is a type of painting that originated during the Edo period in Japan. Ukiyo-e, known for its unique composition and painting techniques, holds significant artistic value much like swords and had an influence on European painters. The subject matter of ukiyo-e varies from depicting everyday people, landscapes, and actors reflecting contemporary society to historical paintings portraying events like the Genpei War and the three heroic figures of the Warring States period.
Some of the most famous ukiyo-e artworks have been applied to coasters and ceramic plates. How about decorating your daily life with a touch of Japanese art by using these items as a part of your lifestyle?