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Culture:Japanese (ca. 1764-1820)
Title:Monkey Carrying Gohei
Date Made:1890s copy of early 1800s design
Materials:woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper (C copy)
Place Made:Asia; Japan; Edo
Measurements:overall: 7 3/4 in x 6 7/8 in ; 19.7 cm x 17.5 cm
Accession Number:  AC 1990.55
Credit Line:Gift of William Green
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College

A monkey carrying a gohei, a Shino staff with paper streamers, wearing a jacket. One poem by Daisarudō Nomimasa. Signed Shinsai.

monkeys; animals; text; poetry; patterns; clothing

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