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Seung Wha Roo. [15]; Chu Hap Roo & Eusu Moon. [16]

Image ID: 497641

Seung Wha Roo. [15]; Chu Hap Roo & Eusu Moon. [16] (195?)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Seung Wha Roo. [15]; Chu Hap Roo & Eusu Moon. [16]

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: Two images on one page.


: [Chu Hap Roo] Built in the 20th year of Sookjong (1694), this pavilion was used for royal entertainment and recreation. The small gate called Usoo [Eusu] Moon or Fish Water Gate is a curiousity from the architecture known for its two single pillars supporting the roof. It is complete in symmetry and balance, excelling in simplicity and esthetic value. During the 1623 rebellon, the Queen of Kwanghai-kun hid herself from the rebels near this ....
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: Pictures of former Korean palaces.

Source Description

: 1 portfolio [145 photographs on 35 plates]; 35 cm


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Asian and Middle Eastern Division

Catalog Call Number

: *OTF+++ 98-3911

Digital ID

: 497641

Record ID

: 341675

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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