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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Engraver||Antoine Alphée Piaud|
|Title Supplied||Don Quixote and Sancho discover the real identity of the Knight of the Mirrors|
|Part||Part II, Madrid 1615|
14.2 DQ defeats the knight of the Mirrors
Wood engraving or Xylography
|Color||Black and white|
|Image Dimension||95 x 90|
|Page Dimension||178 x 115|
|Commentary||Don Quixote and Sancho observe the face of the Knight of the Mirrors (lying defeated) and recognize him as Sansón Carrasco; from the background, his squire (Tomé Cecial) arrives to help his master.
Don Quixote and Sancho's gestures are especially remarkable.
|Notes||1 - Same illustration first published in Paris: Dubochet, 1836-37.|