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ID: 300310624
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300310624

 

Record Type: concept
mokoshi (exterior covered spaces, <rooms and spaces by location or context>, ... Components (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Roofed porch or lean-to pent roofs that extend from a building, especially of a temple hall or of a "tahōtō." They usually surround the main part of the building and were used as a method to increase depth. This architectural element was widely used in Zen-style architecture introduced to Japan in the late 12th century.
 
Terms:
mokoshi (preferred,C,V,English-P,D,U,B)
mokoshi (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
mokoshi (Japanese (transliterated)-P,D,U,B)
shoukai (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
shōkai (C,U,English,UF,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.PJ

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Components (hierarchy name)
.... Components (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of components (objects parts)
........ components (objects parts) (G)
Hierarchy of <components by specific context>
............ <components by specific context> (G)
Hierarchy of building divisions
................ building divisions (G)
Hierarchy of rooms and spaces
.................... rooms and spaces (G)
Hierarchy of <rooms and spaces by location or context>
........................ <rooms and spaces by location or context> (G)
Hierarchy of exterior covered spaces
............................ exterior covered spaces (G)
Hierarchy of mokoshi
................................ mokoshi (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... In de Japanse architectuur een decoratief lessenaarsdak onder het echte dak van een gebouw, bijvoorbeeld een tempel of een ���tahōtō'. Gewoonlijk omgeven ze het hoofdgedeelte van het gebouw. Men gebruikte ze om diepte te creëren. Dit element werd op grote schaal gebruikt in de zenboeddhistische architectuur van de late twaalfde eeuw.  

Related concepts:
contextualized in ....  tahōtō
................................  (pagodas (buildings), religious buildings, ... Built Environment (hierarchy name)) [300310676]

Sources and Contributors:
mokoshi............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.................  Grove Art Online (2008-) accessed 1 November 2008
.................  JAANUS [online] (2001-) accessed 1 November 2008
.................  Mason, History of Japanese Art (1993) 390
shōkai............  [VP]
.................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
shoukai............  [VP]
.................  JAANUS [online] (2001-) accessed 1 November 2008
 
Subject: .....  [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Grove Art Online (2008-) accessed 1 November 2008
............  JAANUS [online] (2001-) accessed 1 November 2008
............  Mason, History of Japanese Art (1993) 390
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Grove Art Online (2008-) accessed 1 November 2008
.......... JAANUS [online] (2001-) accessed 1 November 2008
.......... Mason, History of Japanese Art (1993) 390
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)

 

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