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Author Lachman, Charles.

Title The ten symbols of longevity : shipjangsaengdo : an important Korean folding screen in the collection of the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at the University of Oregon / Charles Lachman ; photography by Richard Gehrke.

Published Eugene, Or. : Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art ; Seattle : Distributed by University of Washington Press, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  759.9519 LACH    AVAILABLE
Physical description 54 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 32 cm.
Series The collection in context series.
Collection in context series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 52-54).
Contents The University of Oregon's Ten Symbols of Longevity screen (shipjangsaengdo) -- Pt. I. The Ten Symbols of Longevity in context -- 1. Development of the Korean collection -- 2. The JSMA Ten Symbols of Longevity screen -- 3. The ten symbols and Minhwa (folk painting) -- 4. The uses and meanings of the ten symbols -- Pt. II. The ten longevity symbols -- 1. Pine tree (sonamu) -- 2. Sun (hae) -- 3. Crane (hak) -- 4. Water (mul) -- 5. Mountains (san) -- 6. Clouds (gureum) -- 7. Deer (saseum) -- 8. Turtles (geobuk) -- 9. Mushrooms of immortality (yeongji) -- 10. Bamboo (daenamu).
Other author Gehrke, Richard.
Subject Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art.
Longevity in art.
Symbolism in art -- Korea.
Screen painting, Korean.
Screens -- Korea.
Folk art -- Korea -- Themes, motives.
Variant Title Shipjangsaengdo.
Standard Number 9780295986579
ISBN 0295986573 (softcover : alk. paper)