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Monkey Tamer

Miwa Zaiei
Late 18th century

An ink and colour brush scroll painting by the painter and woodcarver Miwa Zaiei (?-1789). The work depicts a monkey tamer and his trained monkey in a red vest. Mounted on a greenish-brown scroll with red lacquered roller ends.       

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