The InfantEx pede Herculem- / When once we've scann'd th'Herculean head or foot / Soon may we add a long &c: to 't.
Etching, sheet 135 x 100mm (5½ x 4"). Trimmed around image and text.
'From his foot [we can measure] Hercules', Latin proverb. Identified by Dorothy George as a caricatured, but identified portrait.
BM Satires 3801 'A Portrait, Unkown'
[Ref: 37663] £85.00