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Not currently on display at the V&A

Bird and Foliage painting

Ink Painting
1991 (painted)
Place of origin

Ink painting on paper

Object details

Object type
TitleBird and Foliage painting
Materials and techniques
This ink painting is completed with quick brushstrokes accentuating the liveliness of the bird and the painting shows a great mastery of the boneless technique, called molgolbeop in Korean.
Brief description
This coloured ink painting by a North Korean artist Han Kyung Bo depicts a bird flying away from foliage.
Physical description
Ink painting on paper
  • Width: 27.5cm
  • Height: 50.5cm
Credit line
Given by Beth McKillop
Accession number

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Record createdFebruary 5, 2016
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