Yi Bangja, Crown Princess Uimin of Korea was the consort of Crown Prince Euimin of Korea.She and her husband would have been the emperor and empress of the Empire of Korea if Korea had not been annexed to the Empire of Japan in 1910.She was born name Princess Masako Nashimoto, she was eldest daughter of Japanese aristocrat Prince Nashimoto Morimasa. She was a first cousin of Empress Kōjun of Japan, the wife of Emperor Shōwa and mother of Emperor Akihito.
Prince Yi Woo in full dress, 1930s. The Museum of Photography, Seoul
Emperor Sunjong and Empress Sunjeonghyo, 1907, Photo Album of the Imperial Family, 21x28.5cm, ca.1909, Collection of The Museum of Photography, Seoul
1800s Korean Hanging Scroll - eight Confucian virtues. e.g. Honor. The phoenix represents the upright character of an amateur confucian scholar. Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst, Köln.