Chōdaigamae

Sliding decorative doors or panels that are the sole entrance to a concealed area in a shoin-style building. The term literally means "sleeping-room fixture." May be used to refer to the doorways rather than the panels themselves. .

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33464
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chōdaigamae
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Sliding decorative doors or panels that are the sole entrance to a concealed area in a shoin-style building. The term literally means "sleeping-room fixture." May be used to refer to the doorways rather than the panels themselves.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300310647. The J. Paul Getty Trust.