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Image 1887-Paris-Lecene-01-001-f 
Illustration No. 1     
Illustrator Jules Pelcocq (?) 
Engraver Unknown 
Title Caption DON QUICHOTTE. 
Title Supplied  
Part Part I, Madrid 1605  
Chapter Chapter 1 
Subject 1.1 DQ at his library reading chivalric novels
Illustration Type Chapter illustration
Technique Wood engraving or Xylography
Color Black and white 
Page Number f. title page 
Image Dimension 97 x 130 
Page Dimension 125 x 203 
Commentary Alonso Quijano reading chivalric books in his library becomes mad (don Quixote); errant knights, dragons, monsters, wingged horses and ladies appear around him (imagined).
Scene in keeping with Romanticism taste (imagination).
Drawing and engraving are excellent; quite influence by DorĂ© (Paris: Hachette, 1863). 
Notes 1 - Unsigned.