Lettered above image: "The Fellow 'Prentices | INDUSTRY and IDLENESS | at their Looms."; lettered below image: "Proverbs Chap: 23, Ve: 21, " The Drunkard shall come to | Poverty & drowsiness shall | cloath a Man n'th rags. | Proverbs Ch: 10, Ver: 4 | The hand of the diligent | Maketh rich. | Designed & Engrav'd by Wm. Hogarth | Plate I | Publish'd according to Act of Parliament 30 Sep'br. 1747.".
Yale Center for British Art,Gift of Suzanne and William H. Speaker