A woman sits enjoying the cool against a background of a lake, Ashinoko in Hakone, and mountains on the far shore. Although this painting is nowadays widely known under the title Lakeside, it was originally submitted to The 2nd Hakubakai Exhibition in 1897 entitled Summering. Together with Wisdom, Impression, Sentiment, it was also exhibited at the International Exposition held in Paris in 1900.
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