Symbolism & Simplicity: Korean Art from the Collection of Won-Kyung Cho

Symbolism & Simplicity: Korean Art from the Collection of Won-Kyung Cho

by Ken Vos, K. Vos
     
 

Symbolism & Simplicity contains a fine selection of Korean literati paintings and porcelain from the outstanding collection of Dr. Won-Kyung Cho. The paintings and porcelains illustrated in this book reflect the dynamism and the search for harmony that underlie Korean culture. The refinement and formal symbolism of these aristocratic arts also typify the strict… See more details below

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Symbolism & Simplicity contains a fine selection of Korean literati paintings and porcelain from the outstanding collection of Dr. Won-Kyung Cho. The paintings and porcelains illustrated in this book reflect the dynamism and the search for harmony that underlie Korean culture. The refinement and formal symbolism of these aristocratic arts also typify the strict Confucianist society that has evolved in Korea since the 16th century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789074822503
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2002
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
8.42(w) x 11.54(h) x 0.37(d)

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