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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Engraver||Jean Achille Pouget|
|Title Supplied||Don Quixote defeated by the Knight of the Mirrors|
|Part||Part II, Madrid 1615|
64.1 DQ is defeated by the Knight of the White Moon (Sansón Carrasco)
Wood engraving or Xylography
|Color||Black and white|
|Image Dimension||88 x 75|
|Page Dimension||184 x 120|
|Commentary||Drawing and engraving of unequal quality; don Quixote's figure, lying on the ground defeated, lacks naturalism and Sancho is too exaggerated, more like a caricature.
The Knight of the White Moon (Sansón Carrasco) is more remarkable.
|Notes||1 - Same illustration first appeared in Paris: Hachette, 1853 (and 1859).|