<em>Epitaph Plaques for Yi Kyung-Suk</em>, ca. 1671. Glazed ceramic with underglaze iron red, 9 13/16 × 8 1/16 in. (25 × 20.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Carroll Family Collection, 2019.42.5a-c (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2019.42.5a-c_PS11.jpg)

Epitaph Plaques for Yi Kyung-Suk

Medium: Glazed ceramic with underglaze iron red

Dates:ca. 1671

Dimensions: 9 13/16 × 8 1/16 in. (25 × 20.5 cm)

Collections:

Accession Number: 2019.42.5a-c

Image: 2019.42.5a-c_PS11.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Three epitaph panels for Yi Kyung-suk (1595-1671). Each plaque consists of 12 lines of text, plus a "page number" at the far right. A chair and canes belonging to Yi Kyung-suk are in the Gyeonggi Provincial Museum (Korean treasure #930) , said to have been given to him by King Hyunjong.

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