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Excerpt from The Lives of the Most Eminent British Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, Vol. 2
From one, thus ushered into life by sermon and prophecy, much was looked for. Nothing, how ever, happened till his seventh year, when little Benjamin was placed with a fly-ﬂap in his hand to watch the sleeping infant of his eldest sister, while his mother gathered ﬂowers in the garden. As he sat by the cradle, the child smiled in sleep; he was struck with its beauty, and seeking some paper, drew its portrait in red and black ink. His mother returned, and snatching the paper, which he sought to conceal, exclaimed to her daughter.
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