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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Illustrator||José Camarón Bonanat (?)|
|Engraver||Manuel Monfort y Asensi|
|Title Supplied||The Duke's servants trying to wash Sancho's beard|
|Part||Part II, Madrid 1615|
32.3 Washing of beards episode
|Color||Black and white|
|Page Number||f.p. 438|
|Image Dimension||143 x 83|
|Page Dimension||175 x 114|
|Commentary||Sancho bursts into the room begging for the Duchess' help because the Duke's servants want to wash his beard with dirty water; also the Duke and don Quixote observing the scene.
Austere but good court setting; Sancho's figure is lightly disproportionate.
|Notes||1 - The plate is not signed by any illustrator.
2 - This illustration has been included following the program created by Savery (Dordrecht: Savery, 1657) and Bouttats (Amberes: Verdussen, 1672-73).