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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Title Caption||Don Quixote beards the Lion in his Den|
|Part||Part II, Madrid 1615|
17.2 Adventure of the lion
Process / Photomechanical technique
|Color||Black and white|
|Page Number||f.p. 351|
|Image Dimension||88 x 127|
|Page Dimension||118 x 179|
|Commentary||Don Quixote standing before the opened cage of a lion ready to fight with it, but the lion remains inside with its back to don Quixote.
Well-known scene resolved with the basic elements and figures; the lionkeeper, the carter, Sancho and don Diego have not been represented.
|Notes||1 - First appeared in New York: Hurst and Co., 1870|