Definitions

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  • n. A Russian popular print, characterized by simple graphics and narratives derived from literature, religious stories and popular tales, traditionally used as decoration in houses and inns.

Etymologies

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Russian лубок

Examples

  • A Ukrainian 19th-century lubok representing the Seder table.

    Articles

  • "Eastern" sources (the Orthodox icon, lubok [popular prints]) as alternative and more endemic forms of modernist primitivism.

    artforum.com

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