국립중앙박물관 NATIONAL MUSEUM OF KOREA

Highlights
Painting for the Celebration of a Royal Presentation of a Cane and Entry into the Gathering of Elders
  • Exhibition Name

    Royal Decree for Conferment of a Chair and Cane by Jo Wihan

  • Culture/Period

    Joseon Dynasty

  • Materials

    Paper

  • Category

    Culture / Art - Letter & Paintings - Character - calligraphy

  • Dimensions

    46.2x31.1cm(Album)

  • Accession Number

    Dongwon 3394

  • Location

    Lee Hong-kun Gallery

In 1623 (the first year of King Injo’s reign), a high-ranking official named Yi Won-ik (1547-1634) received an honorary seat and a cane from the king. This is a painting of the gathering of senior high-ranking officials held on the occasion of the presentation of this royal gift to Yi Won-ik.