Class [controlled]: prints and drawings European art
*Work Type [link]: study drawing
*Title: Korean Man
*Creator Display: Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, 1577-1640)
*Role [link]: draftsman [link]: Rubens, Peter Paul
*Creation Date: 1617 [controlled]: Earliest: 1617 Latest: 1617
*Subject [links]: human figure Korean culture costume
Culture [link]: Flemish
*Current Location [link]: J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles, California, USA) ID: 83.GB.384
*Measurements: 38.4 x 23.5 cm (15 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches)
[controlled] Value: 38.4 Unit: cm Type: height | Value: 23.5 Unit: cm Type: width
*Materials and Techniques: black chalk with touches of red chalk in the face, on ivory-colored laid paper
Material [links]: black chalk red chalk laid paper Technique [links]: drawing
Description: The man is portrayed in formal costume; is one of the first portrayals of a Korean on European soil. This is one of several studies of persons in exotic costumes that Rubens did.
Description Source [link]: J. Paul Getty Museum online. www.getty.edu Page: accessed 22 October 2006
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