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A Japanese folk art movement focusing on inexpensive hand-made everyday items.
Origin: 民衆的な工芸, “hand-crafted art of ordinary people”.
Mingei, the Japanese folk art movement, was developed in the late 1920s and 1930s in Japan. Its founding father was Yanagi Sōetsu.
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