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Untitled (Monkey Watering Trees)
Untitled (Monkey Watering Trees)
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1800–1850
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
10 x 7 mm (3/8 x 1/4 in.)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
2000.119.3.41
Acquisition Date:
2000-10-12
Credit Line:

Bequest of John Gutmann

Copy of a satirical print by Charles Grignion after Hogarth; a monkey dressed as a gentleman with wig holding magnifying glass waters three dead trees, labeled 'Obit 1502', 'Obit 1600', and 'Obit 1604'. Below middle tree is a sash lettered 'exoticks'.