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Image 1831-Madrid-Espinosa-03-003 
Illustration No. 1     
Illustrator Antonio Rodríguez (copied after) 
Engraver E. Boix 
Title Caption Desafia D. Quijote á la fiereza de los Leones. 
Title Supplied  
Part Part II, Madrid 1615  
Chapter Chapter 17 
Subject 17.2 Adventure of the lion
Illustration Type Chapter illustration
Technique Burin engraving
Color Black and white 
Volume III 
Page Number f.p. 230 
Image Dimension 73 x 48 
Page Dimension 115 x 83 
Commentary In the foreground, don Quixote with his sword and shield ready to fight against a lion, but the animal remains into its cage although the lionkeeper has opened it.
In the background, Sancho, don Diego de Miranda and the carter.
Well-known composition and scene.
Quite acceptable engraving. 
Notes 1 – Copy after Antonio Rodríguez’ illustration for Madrid: Imprenta Real, 1797-98.