'Books—oh! no. I am sure we never read the same, or not with the same feelings.'
'I am sorry you think so; but if that be the case, there can at least be no want of subject. We may compare our different opinions.'
Parable of the Rich Man and the Beggar
Italy (c. 1540-50)
Oil on Canvas, 205 x 437 cm.
Gallerie dell’Accademia di Venezia.