15 October 2009

Don't quit your day job, Nicolas.

[A delightful(ly bad) drawing from Nicolas Hanslopp's copy of Peter Mowle's Sartaine most holsome meditations verey meete to bee dulie considered (a poem in 5 books, dedicated to Lady Viscount Hereford) (1595; 1618-22); the book is bound with Hanslopp's commonplace book. Part of the James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Collection, Beinecke Library, Yale (Osborn a6)]