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This color woodcut is printed on black paper. At the center, there is a white horse with a monkey sitting on its back. Next to the monkey, there is a bright yellow object. A white figure swings from an amorphous shape, outlined in black, coming from the upper right of the image. The background is blue with a green circle to the upper left. The print is titled (l.l.) "Monkey and Lamp", numbered (l.c.) "47/50", signed and dated (l.r.) "A Ryan '45", and dedicated (l.c.) "For Felix III Christmas 1945" in white ink.
Anne Ryan (American (North American))
Monkey and Lamp
1945
Gift of Gerome Kamrowski
1979/2.128
A terracotta figure of a monkey.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Monkey
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2009/2.141

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Netsuke of sleeping sarumawashi (monkey-trainer) with a monkey on his back
1767 – 1832
Gift of the William T. and Dora G. Hunter Collection
2002/2.38

Henri Salembier
Design for a Vertical Panel (1 of a set of 12)
1781
Museum Purchase
1959/2.68
Two monkeys are seen at the base of a waterfall. They are painted in soft shades of gray and sit among plants. The monkey on the right fidgets with its hands, while the other looks over its shoulder at the waterfall. This is a pair with 1986/2.61.2.
Mori Sosen (Japanese (culture or style))
Monkeys by a Waterfall
1807 – 1821
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from Helmut Stern
1986/2.61.1
Hanuman stands on a tiered base, which starts square and sloped, then is square and straight up and then round sloped and ringed.  He has a human body and a monkey’s head.  He stands in an unbending stance with his hands in anjali mudra, held up to his chest with palms together in a prayer gesture.  He wears a diaphanous garment from the waist down with only the edged decorated and depicted with a series of belts and sashes hanging in front of it.  He wears a number of necklaces and armlets.  His face is very worn and far less realistic than the body with the large round eyes incised with eyebrows above and a large circle on his forehead. His mouth is a simple slit.  <br />
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Hanuman
17th century
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel
1976/2.53
Painting on cloth in an array of colors that depicts a religious scene.  There are assorted animals such as monkeys and cows with red hand prints on them.  <br />There is a river at the fore of the painting with flowers and lily pads in it.  The painting has a colorful floral border.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Picchvai
1700 – 1850
Gift from the collection of Robert B. Jacobs
2008/2.288

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Standing Hanuman, Upright figure of monkey God with hands in anjali position
1500 – 1699
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel
1976/2.51

Balinese
Scene from the Ramayana (?)
1900 – 1949
Gift of Willard A. and Marybelle Bouchard Hanna
1991/2.31
A monkey climbs up a tree, grasping at the branches with his hands and feet. The image uses soft colors, and the monkey almost appears to be leaning or falling away from the tree. The top right corner appears gray. This is a pair with 1986/2.61.1.
Mori Sosen (Japanese (culture or style))
Monkey Climbing a Tree
1807 – 1821
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from Helmut Stern
1986/2.61.2
A brown, white, and yellow colored nephrite jade snuff bottle with carvings of a monkey and fish. &nbsp;&nbsp;
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Nephrite jade snuff bottle
1912 – 1949
Gift of Mr. Robert W. Coggan
1980/2.12
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