"The barbarity of the Carthagenians in the cruel death of Regulus, for having prevented peace with the Romans, is a subject well suited to the terrible pencil of Salvator Rosa; who found nature too tame, and common life too insipid, for the boldness of his designs." [P. 8.]
Gallery of Pictures, selected from the most admired productions of the Old Masters, Doggett's Repository, No. 16 Market-Street.