Sale 18AS02 | Lot 119

Korean 'Court' Folk Painting

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 119
Korean 'Court' Folk Painting
Late Joseon Dynasty
Mounted as a hanging scroll
Depicting a scene from the banquet for the Queen Dowager Sinjeong and possibly a court rendition from the famed 1868 eight-fold screen by Kim Jesun and others
Ink and color on silk
Image 41 1/4 x 19 inches
For a similar example:
For a depiction of a similar banquet scene see, Burglind Jungmann, Pathways to Korean Culture, Paintings of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392-1910, London, 2014, pp. 207-231, fig. 102, depicting 'The Banquet for Queen Dowager Sinjeong, 1868" by Kim Jesun (and others) one of seven large screens painted by a group of court painters under the supervision of the fairly unknown Kim Jesun (fl. late 1800's).


Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $2,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

overall soiling, some scattered stains, toned light pigment loss, later mounted


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Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $2,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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