Artist: Torii Kiyomasu II
Title: Natsu-ta-ne no zu (Summer) / Shiki no hyakusho (Peasants in the Four Seasons)
Date: 1724-1736 (c)
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Woodblock print. Scene of countryside in summer: women planting young rice; one man brings plants in baskets; one woman with child bringing refreshments. Trimmed. With hand-colouring, lacquer (ink and glue), and metal dust. Urushi-e on paper. Inscribed.