Kagamibuta netsuke of a monkey posing as a collector by Seiju. (Unno Seiju Moritoshi, 1834-1896). Gold disk with shakudo, copper.
Covered Box with Monkey Posing as a Collector
by Unno Moritoshi (Japanese, 1834-1896) 1834-1896 (late Edo-Meiji)
2 1/16 x 4 9/16 in. (5.2 x 11.6 cm)
Shibata Zeshin (1807-1891)
Japan, Edo period, c. 1835 Hanging scroll; ink and colors on silk
13.75 x 17.5 in. (35 x 44.2 cm.)
please go see this monkey (on the monkey page) and see how great the two little monkeys look alike...