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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Title Supplied||Don Quixote's dinner at the inn|
|Part||Part I, Madrid 1605|
2.4. DQ’s dinner at inn
Wood engraving or Xylography
|Color||Black and white|
|Volume||I (bound with vol. II in tome I)|
|Image Dimension||89 x 96|
|Page Dimension||214 x 135|
|Commentary||The innkeeper helps don Quixote to drink with a cane through his helmet; the two girls of the district observe him.
Scene resolved with naturalism (see the figures of both "ladies"), good drawing and agile engraving.
|Notes||1 - Reprint of Johannot's illustration for Paris: Dubochet, 1836-37.|