rudyard kipling's famous citation "east is east and west is west and by no means the twain shall meet" never proved be less true than right through the seventeenth & 18th centuries while the orient captivated the west in the of chinoiserie gn. chinoiserie (french for "chinese-like") is defined as a unadorned fanciful ecu interpretation of chinese anese and indian types within the gn of interiors furniture pottery textiles and gardens. this ecu rage for the rest asian resulted from improved trade with the east. the chinoiserie influence left its mark on inside gn in some ways however just one of my favorite expressions of it's in bamboo and fake bamboo furnishings.
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