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Commentary on Emblem 187
The emblem is based on an epigram in the Greek
This emblem first appeared in Alciato's second collection,
the edition of 1546. We give the illustration which first
appeared on folio 32r.
Geffrey Whitney's Choice of
Emblemes (1586) has an English imitation at page 130. You may compare the Latin
and Whitney's English in frames.
Last modified 3 February 1998