[hee-gah-shee-yah-muh; Japanese hee-gah-shee-yah-mah]
of or pertaining to the period of Japanese art history, especially during the second half of the 15th century, influenced by Zen Buddhism and characterized by architectural simplicity and monochrome painting.

after a section of Kyoto, where the shogun Ashikaga Yoshimasa (reigned 1436–90) spent his last years

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