Example 30: Baroque drawing, study

Work Record
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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