Prudence.In human breasts we various passions find; To regulate them is an act of mind: From constitution vice and virtue rise; But Prudence marks the foolish from the wise.
Engraving. Plate 171 x 113mm. 6¾ x 4½". Trimmed to plate along right; offsetting.
Prudence sat with a mirror and stood beside her is cupid offering up his arrow entwined by a snake to respresent serpent-like wisdom.
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