Monkey trainer and a dog by Shibata, Zeshin Ukiyo Refrigerator Magnet
Monkey trainer and a dog By Shibata, Zeshin. Saruhiki to inu Print shows an old man carrying a monkey on his back and a dog barking at the monkey.
Was a famous and revolutionary Japanese painter and lacquerer.In Japan, he is ironically known as both too modern, a panderer to the Westernization movement, and also an overly conservative traditionalist who did nothing to stand out from his contemporaries. Despite holding this odd reputation in Japan, Zeshin has come to be well regarded and much studied among the art world of the West, in England and the United States in particular.