Attributed to Kokusai / Distorted Monkey / 1850-1900Attributed to Kokusai
Distorted Monkey

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Creator Name: Kokusai
Creator Qualifier: Attributed to
Creator Nationality: Asian; Far East Asian; Japanese
Creator Dates/Places: Japan, active second half of 19th century
Creator Active Place: Japan
Creator Name-CRT: Attributed to Kokusai
Title: Distorted Monkey
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1850
Creation End Date: 1900
Creation Date: 1850-1900
Object Type: Sculpture
Classification Term: Netsuke
Materials and Techniques: Stag antler
Dimensions: Height: 4 3/4 in. (12 cm)
AMICA Contributor: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Owner Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
ID Number: M.87.263.9
Credit Line: Gift of Raymond and Frances Bushell
Style or Period: second half of 19th century
AMICA ID: LACM.M.87.263.9
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 4 3/4
Measurement Unit: in
Measurement Value: 12
Measurement Unit: cm
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Contact the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Rights and Reproductions Office

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