Material: Chinese ink and watercolor on paper with traditional paper backing

Date: November 2016

Inscription: I hate visiting the inlaws because I have to use this damn outhouse! — From a sketch in the Mustard Seed Garden Manual of painting. Lu Kesi November 2016

Seals: Lu (center right, under signature), Kesi (lower left), (upper left, before inscription)

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A color painting by Lu Kesi based on a black and white woodcut illustration from the Ming dynasty Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting—with added commentary not found in the original.