Konnichian (Kyoto): Yuin, exterior with nijiriguchi (crawl-in entrance) and moon-viewing window

Creator:
Sen no Sotan 千宗旦, 1578-1658
Published/Created:
Japan, Kyoto: Urasenke Estate
1653 (built), 1789 (rebuilt)
Notes:
Sen no Sotan built Yuin at his residence in Kyoto, after retiring in 1646. It was rebuilt in 1789. It was based on the 4-mat room at Rikyu's Jurakudai residence.
Variant Titles:
Chashitsu (Tea room)
今日庵 又隠
Topics:
Architecture -- Japan -- Kyoto Prefecture -- Kyoto -- (YVRC)
Japanese tea ceremony -- (LC)
Culture:
Soan style (rustic style of tearoom architecture)
Accession Number:
MY3086
Genre:
tea houses, tea rooms (chashitsu) (YVRC)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Title:
Asian Collection (Mimi Hall Yiengpruksawan Personal Collection)
Source Note:
Rikyu Daijiten; Ohashi Haruzo, The Tea Garden
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 317038
OID:
586579
PID:
digcoll:2074672