I always thought that learning might be [/] made a play and recreation to Children. [/] Lock on Education.
London, Published Jan.y.2.1797 by. A.C. de Poggi, 91 Bond Street.
Stipple. Sheet: 210 x 150mm, (8¼ x 6"). Trimmed within plate. Slight stain around title.
Portrait of Abbé Aloisius Gaultier (1745-1818) a French priest who, after escaping the French Revolution, set up a school in London for the children of refugees which focussed on learning through play, and which was commended by the universities of Oxford and Cambridge.
For example printed in sepia see ref: 35717.
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