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Maebyeong Vase with Mushroom Vine

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Maebyeong Vase with Mushroom Vine

Artist: Steven Young Lee (American, born 1975)
Date: 2015
Medium: Porcelain, copper inlay, glaze
Dimensions:
Overall: 15 × 12 × 10 in. (38.1 × 30.5 × 25.4 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from the Kyle and Sharon Krause Family Art Acquisition Fund, 2017.22
Accession number: 2017.22
Classification: decorative arts
In Collection(s)
Label TextLee's vase is inspired by the particularly distinctive Korean Maebyeong vessel from the Loryo dynasty (918-1392), a form that is unique in the history of Korean ceramics. Source: News. Oct Nov Dec 2017
entirely unexpected