Vegetarian, from the series A Moral Alphabet of Vice and Folly
16 1/4 x 14 3/4 in. (41.28 x 37.47 cm)
Gift of the artist, 2002.008.01.23
A Vegetarian was smitten with desire for a fat and greasy sausage. His longing was intense, his will shaken. But happily, wine could fortify him, and he raised this rampart of principle so high that he could set temptation at defiance.
Moral: Dutch courage is better than none.