Birth from the Calf of the Leg
From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Birth from the Calf of the Leg (1894) is an illustration by Aubrey Beardsley to Lucian's True History. The design was originally intended for publication in the periodical The Savoy, but was not used.
It was published in An Issue of Five Drawings Illustrative of Juvenal and Lucian by Leonard Smithers, London (1906).