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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1971.148
People
Traditionally attributed to Chŏng Sŏn (also known as Wŏn-paek ['cha']; Kyŏm-chae ['ho']), Korean (1676 - 1759)
Title
Landscape with Towering Cliffs and with Old Trees on a Promontory by a Lake
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting, fan
Date
mid 18th-early 19th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Chosŏn dynasty, 1392-1910
Culture
Korean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/202110
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Folding fan painting mounted as an album leaf; ink on paper; with signature purportedly of the artist reading "Kyŏm-chae"; with two seals purportedly of the artist reading "Chŏng Sŏn" and "Wŏn-paek "
Dimensions
painting proper: H. 22.2 x W. 59.6 cm (8 3/4 x 23 7/16 in.)
Provenance
Sylvan Barnet and William C. Burto, Cambridge, MA (by 1971), gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1971.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Edition
#009
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Sylvan Barnet and William C. Burto
Accession Year
1971
Object Number
1971.148
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Art of the Fan: China, Korea, Japan, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 04/15/1995 - 10/08/1995

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