Loading

Sukjodo (Painting of Sleeping Birds)

Gim HongdoKorea, Late Joseon dynasty

Sookmyung Women’s University Museum

Sookmyung Women’s University Museum

Kim Hongdo(1745~1806) was highly reputed as the best painter in the national painting office during the reign of King Jung Jo. He showed fantastic artistry in every field, including landscape, portrait, genre painting, and painting of flowers and birds. This painting shows two birds that sleeping on the branch of frosted cold tree with there heads deep inside the feathers at night with a bright moon.

Show lessRead more

Details

  • Title: Sukjodo (Painting of Sleeping Birds)
  • Creator: Kim_Hongdo
  • Date Created: Korea, Late Joseon dynasty
  • Physical Dimensions: w 33.5 ㎝ x h 24 ㎝
  • Type: painting
  • Rights: Sookmyung Women's University Museum
  • Medium: light coloring in Indian ink on paper

Recommended

Translate with Google
Home
Explore
Nearby
Profile