Yi Ha-eung, ‘Orchids and Rocks’, 1897-98, Eight-panel folding screen; ink on silk, Cleveland Museum of Art
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Yi Ha-eung

Orchids and Rocks, 1897-98

Eight-panel folding screen; ink on silk
72 4/5 × 20 7/10 in
185 × 52.6 cm
Permanent collection
Location
Cleveland
Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland

Yi Ha-eung was one of the most influential men in late 19th-century Korea. Acting as the regent for …

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Yi Ha-eung, ‘Orchids and Rocks’, 1897-98, Eight-panel folding screen; ink on silk, Cleveland Museum of Art
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Yi Ha-eung was one of the most influential men in late 19th-century Korea. Acting as the regent for his son, King Gojong (1852−1919), who ascended the throne at age 13, Yi ruled Korea from 1866 to 1873 and remained the center of politics for the next two decades. In addition to his illustrious political career, Yi was …

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Yi Ha-eung
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Yi Ha-eung

Orchids and Rocks, 1897-98

Eight-panel folding screen; ink on silk
72 4/5 × 20 7/10 in
185 × 52.6 cm
Permanent collection
Location
Cleveland
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