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Ode to Balsam Flowers

A work made of calligraphy in hangul script; six-panel folding screen, ink on on paper.

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  • A work made of calligraphy in hangul script; six-panel folding screen, ink on on paper.

Date:

Dated to late spring of 1991

Artist:

Lee Mi-kyung
Korean, born 1918
Poem by an anonymous poet of Korea, c. 18th century

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Lee Mikyung

Title

Ode to Balsam Flowers

Place

Korea (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1986–1996

Medium

Calligraphy in hangul script; Six-panel folding screen, ink on on paper

Dimensions

Each panel: 168 × 49 cm (66 3/16 × 19 5/16 in.); 168 × 48.9 cm (66 1/8 × 19 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Margaret Gentles Fund

Reference Number

2004.735

Extended information about this artwork

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