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Monkey Trainers and Scenes of Chinese Life (耕作図屏風)

A work made of ink and light colors on paper.
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  • A work made of ink and light colors on paper.


Edo period (1615–1868), 17th century


Kano Yasunobu (狩野安信)
Japanese, 1613–1685

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Arts of Asia


Kano Yasunobu


Monkey Trainers and Scenes of Chinese Life (耕作図屏風)


Japan (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1601–1700


Ink and light colors on paper


Painting: 156 × 358 cm (61 7/16 × 141 in.); 170.4 × 372 cm (67 1/8 × 146 1/2 in.)

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Gift of Harry and Harriet Bernbaum in memory of Keren-Or Bernbaum

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