Click here for a SLIDESHOW of all the Medici Aesop images. This is an illustration for a different fable but it works well for the story of the donkey who labors all year long, too!
M0246 (not in Perry). Source: Potts & Darnell p. 6. This fable is not in Perry’s catalog; it is based on Abstemius 66, and Perry omitted most of Abstemius’s fables. Compare the fable of the donkey with different masters, #769.