Orchids And Rocks
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2005.99.3
People
Yi Ha-ûng (also known as Tae-wôn-kun), Korean (1820 - 1898)
Title
Orchids and Rocks
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
hanging scroll, painting
Date
1896 - 1898
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Chosôn dynasty, 1392-1910
Culture
Korean
Physical Descriptions
Medium
One of a set of four hanging scrolls; ink on silk; with one square, red, relief seal reading "Yang Tûk Pu Saeng Il Se Ch'o"
Dimensions
painting proper: H. 87.5 x W. 30.8 cm (34 7/16 x 12 1/8 in.)
mounting, including cord and roller ends: H. 172.7 x W. 45.4 cm (68 x 17 7/8 in.)
Provenance
[Kang Collection, New York (2005)] sold; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2005.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Purchase in honor of John M. Rosenfield through the generosity of Mariot Fraser Solomon
Accession Year
2005
Object Number
2005.99.3
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Harvard University Art Museums, Harvard University Art Museums Annual Report 2005-2006 (Cambridge, MA, 2007), p. 14

Exhibition History

Cultivating Virtue: Botanical Motifs and Symbols in East Asian Art, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/08/2006 - 04/08/2007

Related Works

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