Lord Monkey


Reproduction giclee print



All Lord Monkey art prints are reproduced in London on 310gsm – Hahnemuhle German Etching paper.

Artists Statement

Diana Vanstone’s latest masterpiece, “Lord Monkey”, is a stunning companion piece to her earlier work, “Lady Monkey”. This dashing gentleman chimpanzee, resplendent in his crisp attire and sporting a striking rope knotted around his neck, embodies the essence of sophistication and charm.

The artist carefully crafted Lord Monkey’s attire to evoke a sense of elegance and refinement.  Drawing parallels between his dashing demeanor and that of a devoted husband. The rope knotted around his neck serves as a subtle nod.  A symbol of the idea of commitment and fidelity, reflecting the bond he shares with Lady Monkey.

As you explore the intricacies of “Lord Monkey”, notice the way Vanstone’s brushstrokes seem to dance across the canvas.  Imbuing the piece with an air of playfulness. The artist’s use of bold colors and textures creates a sense of energy and dynamism, drawing viewers into Lord Monkey’s charismatic presence.

In “Lord Monkey”, Vanstone masterfully blends seemingly disparate elements – art history, cultural symbolism, and fantasy.  All combine to create a truly unique piece that defies categorization. It’s an ode to the power of love and commitment, reminding us that even in the most unexpected forms, relationships can be strong and enduring.

The artist’s use of subtle facial expressions adds depth and nuance to Lord Monkey’s character, inviting viewers to ponder the complexities of his emotional life. His eyes, in particular, seem to hold a hint of mischief, suggesting that beneath his polished exterior lies a sense of wit and humor.

As you gaze upon “Lord Monkey”, you grasp the artist’s skillful storytelling, weaving together seemingly.  Disparate elements weave into a cohesive narrative that celebrates the beauty of relationships. This charming piece is sure to delight art lovers of all ages, offering a glimpse into the whimsical world of Diana Vanstone.

Technical Details

  • Size: 40.6 x 50.8 cm
  • Oil on canvas
  • Lord Monkey art prints come with a tag, and an accompanying certificate of authenticity signed by Diana.
  • Prints are shipped in a sturdy art tube to ensure they reach you safely.
  • Lady Monkey print sold separately.

Additional information

Weight 0.5 kg