Source: Part of “Whiling Away the Summer,” Liu Guandao (active ca. 1275-1300), Yuan dynasty, Handscroll, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (Kansas City, Missouri, United States), accessed via ARTstor Digital Libray. (accessed April 2, 2016).

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