Pero breast-feeding her father Cimon in prison

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Pero breast-feeding her father Cimon in prison. Line engraving by JP le Bas after NN Coypel. Cimon was sentenced to starve to death but his daughter, Pero, saved him by breast-feeding him milk. Roman charity (Legend). Fathers and daughters. Prisoners. Breastfeeding. Fathers. Hunger. Human comfort. Nurses. Soldiers. Interior architecture. Cimon (Roman mythology). Pero (Roman mythology). Contributors: Noël-Nicolas Coypel (1690–1734); Le Bas, Jacques-Philippe (1707–1783). Work ID: cebxy2sx.

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