Rare Late Joseon Dynasty Buddhist King of Hell Painting. A fantastic rendering. 70 x 32.5 inches, 178 x 82.5 cm.
Beautiful Late Joseon Dynasty Example of Hwajodo, Korean Traditional Bird and Flower Painting. The many seeds of the pomegranate symbolize plenty. This usually meant plenty of children, so it was a popular fertility symbol. Newly framed and beautifully silk mounted. Frame: 43 x 24 inches (109 x 61 cm), Painting: 36 x 18 inches (91.5 x 45.75 cm).
Beautiful Korean screen with six rice paper panels depicting people amidst gorgeous scenes of nature. Each panel is mostly monochromatic with conservative usage of color in muted shades of yellow, pink, blue, and purple. There are large blooming flowers with a sparrow flying overheard in every panel.
Size: (entire screen) 61" height, 106" width, (artwork only) 27.75" height, 12" length
Original fan Painting,old cardboard mounts, Good Condition.
Painting Measures :6.89 inch x 19.69inch.
Original painting by early 20th Century.
Scroll painting with image of four fierce guardians with halberds, closely surrounding a dignitary. Black ink and colors on silk. Korea, 19th century.
Image measurements: H 29 ¾ x W 17 1/8 in.
Streaks of white pigment, crease at top, laid down onto wood
Size : 46 " x 18 1/2" (of the painting itself)
19th Century Korean Scroll Depicting a Hunting Expedition. Water color on rice paper. In good condition with vivid colors. Dimensions: 20" W x 43" H
An early 20th century 12-fold korean screen depicting Mount Kumgang, commonly known as 'The Diamond Mountain'. It has been revered for its scenic beauty since ancient times. The screen is particularly noteworthy for a couple of reasons. Firstly Korean (and similarly Japanese) literati artists were heavily influenced by Chinese literati and their landscape paintings; it was quite uncommon for them to celebrate the scenic beauty of their own homelands through their artwork...
Abe Shunho(1877-1956)He was born in Fukuoka.His real name was Kiyotaro.He went to Kyototo study painting under Kikuchi Hobun.He exhibited at theBuntenand Teitenwhere he was awarded several prizes for his work.
with original tomobako(signed storage box)Material: Silk.
Roller ends:Tusks of Elephant.Height 80.0”:Width 26.1”
large temple painting from the Choson Dynasty depicting Indra and four Hindu guardians. A painting like this is usually hung on the side wall of a Buddhist temple. Indra, originally a Hindu diety, is the god of Thirtythree heavens in Buddhism where all desire gradually diminishes into selflessness.
64" tall 61" wide (framed) 52" tall 49" wide (image)
pigment on textile, framed
Korea, 19th century
A Very Rare/Fine Korean True-View (½Ç°æ»ê¼ö) Landscape 10 Panel Screen by Chi Un-Yong (Áö¿î¿µ) (1852-1935):
This true view landscape colorful 10 panel screen is very rare and important painting by Chi Un-Yong (Áö¿î¿µ) who was deeply involved in the late Korean history.(late Choson History). He was a literati painter, calligrapher and patriot. This 10 panel screen is painted with famous temples and places in Korean (Choson) peninsular...
Plum Blossoms in the Fog by Nam Kye Young. Because plum blossoms bloom early, when winter is not quite finished, they are a symbol of courage. The artists says in his calligraphy poem on the left side of the painting that the plum blossom's beauty and courage shine through the fog. This is a creative and deceptively simple ink painting composition that is a beautifully framed and mounted late Joseon Dynasty treasure...
Antique Picturesque Landscape Fan Painting by Dong Won in a beautiful shadow box frame. Frame: 29.25 x 20.25 inches, 74.25 x 51.5 cm; Fan: 19 x 10.5 inches, 48.25 x 26.5 cm.
Fine 19th Century Korean Scholar's Ink Painting of Bamboo Trees by Kok Jae. The bamboo is a favorite subject for Korean scholar painters. It is an ancient symbol of resilience and integrity. When faced with a strong wind, the bamboo bends but does not break, just as the person with determination and principle, even when pressed down, doesn't give up and resumes their upright posture. Ink on silk. Frame: 61 x 19 inches, 155 x 48.25 cm; Painting: 48.5 x 12.5 inches, 123 x 31.75 cm.
A Very Rare Korean King of Hell Painting Surrounded by 3 Officials-19th C.:
Korea, late 18th or early 19th century, framed.
This unusual King of Hell from Buddhist paintings shows of a King and 3 officials and a group of 9 or 10 scenes of tortures, here the King of Hell is shown with a crown, seated on a throne in a half view, his mouth open because he is scentencing unfortunate soul to hell,
two officials hold scrolls on which the decceed’s deeds reading and one official hold book fo...
Autumn Fragrance Painting by Bo Jeong. A delightful painting that evokes the mood and fragrance of Autumn with Fall flowers: chrysanthemums, pampas grass, and holly. Frame: 22.5 x 14.5 inches, 57 x 37 cm; Painting: 12 x 10 inches, 30.5 x 25.5 cm.
Colorful 19th Century Korean Folk Painting of Butterflies, the ancient Korean symbol of happiness. Frame: 22.5 x 22.5 inches, 57 x 57 cm; Painting: 12.5 x 12.5 inches, 31.75 x 31.75 cm.