Sun, moon, and five peaks, 1800–1900. Joseon dynasty (1392–1910)
Six-panel folding screen; ink and colors on paper National Palace Museum of Korea
Through the art, “In Grand Style” explores four key themes: what it meant to be a king during the Joseon dynasty; royal processions and banquets; women at the royal court; and the lives and celebrations of the Joseon dynasty’s subjects.
images courtesy Asian Art Museum/Royal Museum of Korea