Calligraphy Album of Yi Gwang-sa
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Silk Fabric - Silk
Yi Gwang-sa(李匡師, 1705-1777)
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This is a seal script calligraphic transcription by the famous late Joseon calligrapher Yi Gwang-sa of a poem entitled “Passing the Dongting Lake” by the poet Du Fu (712-770) of the Tang Dynasty. It is contained in a calligraphy album that displays diverse aspects of his seal script calligraphy. His work provokes in the viewer and aesthetic emotional response equal to appreciating a striking painting. The contents of Du Fu’s poem lend an abiding impression of elegance to the work.