국립중앙박물관 NATIONAL MUSEUM OF KOREA

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Rubbed Copies of Calligraphies of Kings
  • Exhibition Name

    Rubbed Copies of Calligraphies of Kings

  • Culture/Period

    Joseon Dynasty

  • Materials

    Paper

  • Category

    Culture / Art - Letter & Paintings - rock engraving - others

  • Dimensions

    42.7x29.2cm

  • Accession Number

    Gu 2290

  • Location

    Joseon III

This book is a collection of rubbed copies of calligraphies made by fifteen kings from King Munjong through to King Sukjong of the Joseon Dynasty. The calligraphic works – comprising poems, prose and letters – were composed in diverse styles, including the regular, cursive, and semi-cursive scripts.