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Wagtail on a Rock

Photo: Jueqian Fang

Wagtail on a Rock

17th century

Cho Sok

Korean, 1595 - 1668

Ink on paper
Overall: 54 x 22 in. (137.2 x 55.9 cm)
Image: 20 x 15 in. (50.8 x 38.1 cm)
Gift of Frank S. Bayley III in honor of the reopening of the Seattle Asian Art Museum
Provenance: [Andreas Leisinger, Tokyo, Japan]; purchased from gallery by Frank S. Bayley III, San Francisco, California, 2007; to Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, 2021
Photo: Jueqian Fang
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Asian Art Museum, Boundless: Stories of Asian Art, Feb. 8, 2020 - ongoing [on view Feb. 8, 2020 - July 11, 2021].
Published ReferencesCheeyun Lilian Kwon, “Transcending Worldliness: A Wagtail by Lakeside by Jo Sok (1595-1668),” Review of Korean Studies, vol. 20, no. 2 (Dec 2017): 81-110.

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