Property from Various Owners
A polychrome painted taenghwa
Late Joseon dynasty, 19th century
Color, ink and gilt on sized cloth, now mounted as a hanging scroll; depicting Tongjin bodhisattva holding a lotus at the top center above the youthful figure of Weituo, identified by his winged helmet and sword, surrounded by other attendant figures; the dedicatory inscription bearing an obscured date of 13th year and the cyclical date dinghai (1887), possibly falling during the Guangxu reign.
57 1/2 x 33 3/4in (146 x 85.5cm)