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Landscape with Two Figures Standing Under a Pine and Beside a Garden Rock

19th century

Ink and light color on silk (finger painting)

without mounting: 47 1/2 × 18 1/2 in. (120.7 × 47 cm)
with mounting: 73 1/4 × 23 5/8 in. (186 × 60 cm)
Gift of Robert D. Mowry in honor of Arthur W. Asbury
2020.55.1
Geography: 
Korea
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Korean
Period: 
Joseon dynasty (1392–1910)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Purchased in Seoul, Korea, by Jerry Lee Musslewhite (1937–2009), Dallas, Texas, 1965 [see note 1]; by inheritance to the estate of Jerry Lee Musslewhite, 2009; sold to the Kang Collection, New York, 2010; sold to Robert D. Mowry (b.1945–), Brookline, Mass., July 23, 2015; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2020

Note 1: A civilian employee of the U.S. Department of Defense, Musslewhite lived in the Republic of Korea from 1965 to about 1968/1969 where he worked as an arts instructor for military personnel. An avid collector he traveled across Korea amassing a collection of Korean art and antiques numbering in the thousands.

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