Medium and Support:
Gift of Eugene and Marian Gabrych
52 7/8 in. x 34 in. x 16 1/8 in. (134.3 cm x 86.36 cm x 40.96 cm)
Currently on view
Two-level stacked chests are among the most recognizable examples of Korean domestic art. This example would have been part of a dowry and used to hold woman’s clothing. The inlay includes visual symbols and poetry that evoke Confucian ideals of integrity, perseverance, and blessings for health and happiness.
Last Updated: 7/16/2013