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Wednesday, September 20, 2017


Exhibition Public - USA & Canada
Asia Week New York

Splendors of Korean Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue,
New York, USA
Oct 01, 2016 To Sep 17, 2017


Detail: Among the objects reflecting key genres and themes of Korean art are strikingly modern-looking pots and glittering jewelry from ancient burial sites; exquisite gilded Buddhist sculpture from the seventh through the seventeenth century; sophisticated celadon and metalwork of the Goryeo dynasty; porcelain with delightful and distinctively Korean designs; and paintings on diverse subjects from the Joseon and early modern periods.

Phone No.: (212) 535 7710
Site URL: http://www.metmuseum.org/exhibitions/listings/2016/splendors-of-korean-art

Amitabha triad (detail)
Amitabha triad (detail)
dated 1333. Goryeo dynasty (918–1392)
Gilt bronze

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