[Allegory of learning.]A Little Learning is a dangerous thing; / Drink Deeper taste not ye Pierian Spring [...]
Engraving, sheet 210 x 125mm (8¼ x 5"). 'Universal Magazine' letterpress verso. Cut inside platemark.
Putti studying various arts and sciences within a classical rotunda, with accompanying entreaties to study from Pope and Buckingham. Frontispiece to a volume of the popular miscellany 'The Universal Magazine'.
[Ref: 38628] £70.00