Click here for a SLIDESHOW of all the Bewick images. Although this illustration was not intended to accompany this particular fable, I think it makes a good match!
M0846 (not in Perry). Source: Abstemius 39. This fable is not in Perry’s catalog; Perry omitted most of Abstemius’s fables. For a human variation on this story, see La Fontaine’s fable of the proud young woman, #950, or the story of the man looking for wood, #832.