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Ben Griffis
by Yi Han-cheol
published on 31 August 2021
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Portrait of Jeong Mong-ju, one of King Taejo of Joseon's (r. 1392-1398) advisors, by Yi Han-cheol, 1880.

Jeong Mong-ju was killed in the First Strife of Princes by Taejo's son, Bang-won (later King Taejong, r. 1400-1418).

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