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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Title Caption||The Curate and Barber conversing with Don Quixote to discover whither or not he was cured of his madness|
|Part||Part II, Madrid 1615|
1.1 Priest and barber visit DQ to check if he is cured of his madness
|Color||Black and white|
|Page Number||f. title page|
|Image Dimension||117 x 76|
|Page Dimension||174 x 101|
|Commentary||In the foreground, the priest and the barber talking with don Quixote to discover whether or not he is still mad.
In the background, the housekeeper and the niece; also don Quixote's arms hanged on the wall.
Good drawing and engraving; very clean print.
Theatrical setting with a great curtain on the right.
The priest's figure, resolved with good naturalism, is quite remarkable.
|Notes||The illustration is dated on September 1, 1792.
It is placed as frontispiece.