The Paul McGehee Collection
  Catalog » Nevis & St. Kitts » Hand-Signed My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Categories
McGehee Prints
Collector's Corner
Other Rarities
The Vault
The Originals
Cards
Civil War
Western
Beaches & Surf
Maritime
Caribbean
Hawaiian
Chesapeake
Burger Joints
Portraits
Europe
Wildlife & Hunting
Fishing
Sculpture
Small Color Prints
Black & White Prints
Figure Studies
Nevis & St. Kitts
Quick Find
 
Use keywords to find the artwork you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
Romeo and Juliet (Ford Madox Brown)
Romeo and Juliet (Ford Madox Brown)
$85.00
Manufacturers
Monkeying Around (Paul McGehee)
[Hand-Signed]
$100.00

"Monkeying Around" by Paul McGehee depicts a pair of playful monkeys in a tree. Vervet Monkeys are native to Africa but populate several Caribbean islands thousands of miles away across the broad expanse of the Atlantic Ocean. How did they travel so far from home? Back in the colonial era when sailing ships were running the trade route between Africa and the New World, the sailors would take monkeys along on the voyages to keep as pets...and sometimes, when they were in port, they would get loose! That is how the Vervet Monkeys have now become a common sight on the Caribbean islands of St. Kitts, Nevis, Jamaica, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Cuba and Barbados as well as the islands of the Bahamas and Bermuda. They are vegetarian, and known for their almost human-like characteristics. This pair (drawn by the artist on the island of Nevis) was observed picking through fruit trees while chattering and leaping from limb to limb. They are fascinating to watch! "Monkeying Around" is faithfully reproduced from Paul's original color pencil drawing as an archival quality print issued in a strictly limited edition of only 500 pieces each hand-signed by the artist. Image size 12 1/2" x 10 3/4".

For more information, please visit this artwork's webpage.
Reviews
Shopping Cart more
1 x Wetterstein Mountains - Germany (Paul McGehee)
$100.00
Manufacturer Info
Art Recollections, Inc.
Art Recollections, Inc. Homepage
Other similar artworks
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Monkeying Around (Paul McGehee)
Reviews more
Write ReviewWrite a review
Currencies
Information
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us

Copyright © 2016 Art Recollections, Inc.
Powered by osCommerce