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Antique & charming painting of the Mountain God (Sansin). Choson

Antique & charming painting of the Mountain God (Sansin). Choson


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Korean: Paintings: Pre 1900: Item # 1314541

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An antique & very charming painting of the Mountain God (Sansin) sitting under a pine tree and accompanied by his tiger and an young acolyte. Colors and ink on coarse cotton cloth. Sansin is originally a Daoist nature God that has become very important in the Korean culture particularly in the cult of the mountains; Iconographically he is depicted as a Daoist Immortal. Framed, Korean-style behind glass. Korea, Late Choson, around 1900. H 50 cm, W 31 cm (picture frame). Condition: very fresh and sharp colours bu a few losses.