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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Engraver||Andrew, Best & Leloir|
|Title Supplied||Don Quixote received by two girls of the district|
|Part||Part I, Madrid 1605|
2.2. DQ arrives at inn (castle)
2.3. DQ received by ”ladies”
Wood engraving or Xylography
|Color||Black and white|
|Volume||I (bound with vol. II in tome I)|
|Image Dimension||122 x 100|
|Page Dimension||214 x 135|
|Commentary||Don Quixote arrives to the first inn and is received by two girls of the district ("ladies").
Scene resolved with naturalism; the figure of don Quixote, armed and in contrast with both girls, is comical.
|Notes||1 - Reprint of Johannot's illustration for Paris: Dubochet, 1836-37.|