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— by Kwon Mee-yoo: Nowadays, people can easily take pictures of the landscapes they want to remember. Back in the Joseon Kingdom (1392-1910), painters captured the scenery that touched their minds through realistic landscape paintings.

The National Museum of Korea (NMK) presents “Through the Eyes of Joseon Painters: Real Scenery Landscapes of Korea,” featuring some 360 small and large landscape paintings from the mid- to late-Joseon era, at the museum’s Special Exhibition Gallery…

Image: Visitors have a look at ‘Through the Eyes of Joseon Painters: Real Scenery Landscapes of Korea’ exhibition at National Museum of Korea, courtesy of Yonhap

July 25, 2019