A carved ivory container with lid depicting an octopus surrounded by monkeys.
Carved container by Unknown Artist, late 19thearly 20th century
© V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Lesley Lewis through The Art Fund
Lesley Lewis was one of the first four students to be accepted as an undergraduate to study the history of art at the Courtauld Institute when it opened in 1932. She retained a lifelong interest in the subject.