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The art world: A load of 'Monkey Business'?

Updated 15th May 2017
The art world: A load of 'Monkey Business'?
It may be called "Monkey Business," but Studio Job's eye-catching creation is no joke.
The monkey in question -- a topper for a chest that itself opens to reveal a lamp and jewelry box -- is cast in bronze, encrusted with Swarovski crystals, painted by hand, and finished with 24k-gold detailing.
"It is referring to the art market, to the design market -- the monkey business," Studio Job co-founder Job Smeets told journalist Max Fraser at the latest edition of Design Miami.
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