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Chinoiserie / Japonoiserie / Japanning

- European interpretation of chinese art. Became very fashionable in the late eighteenth century, a number of pagodas were built, but it was a style most evident in internal decoration.
Similarly, Japonoiserie derived from Japanese motifs. Popular from the later 1800's, it is particularly associated with Art Noveau.

Japanning is the use of coloured laquers on imported japanese cabinets, usually black or red, the laquer was derived from plants.