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Postcard - Wonsam (bridal robe), Immigration Museum, circa 1999 Reg. No: HT 5067
- Advertising postcard featuring an image of a Wonsam (bridal robe), it was published by the Immigration Museum, Melbourne, circa 1999. The postcard promotes the exhibition 'Rapt in colour: Korean textiles and costumes of the Choson dynasty', which ran from 10 October 1999 to 27 February 2000 and explored the art and design of Korean costume and wrapping cloths.
- Postcard featuring a coloured image of a white, red, green, pink, yellow, blue and gold coloured Wonsam (bridal robe), set against an orange background scrolled with red and pale orange text.
- Acquisition Information:
- Collected from Anonymous, 2001
|Dimensions:||10.2 cm (Width), 15.2 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||museum history, cultural traditions, advertising, postcards, publicity material, textiles, museum victoria exhibitions|
|Themes this item is part of:||Migration Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Immigration Museum|
|Primary Classification:||MUSEUM HISTORY|
|Secondary Classification:||Marketing & Publicity|
Wonsam (bridal robe), silk (tan) with self-patterned design; green, red, blue, yellow, pink and white, 19th century. Photo courtesy of the Museum of Korean Embroidery, Seoul.
|Publisher:||Museum Victoria - Immigration Museum, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1999|
|Place & Date of Event:||Museum Victoria - Immigration Museum, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 10 Oct 1999 - 27 Feb 2000|
|Other Association (See Comments):||Korea
The exhibition explored the art and design of Korean costume and wrapping cloths.