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Inscribed by the artist:
After rain the mountain villa
rises rather late
At the small window the light dawn
as yet only half warms;
The old man still wants his pillow
and listens to the oriole’s warble
The young boy pushes open the shutters
and releases the swallows to fly.
On the sixteenth of the lunar month in the Lesser Spring
(tenth month) of the year 1725, by Xiting [Yang Jin],
Purchase, Avery Brundage Fund
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