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Image 1766 London Tonson-01-008 
Illustration No. 1     
Illustrator John Vanderbank 
Engraver Gerard van der Gucht 
Title Caption  
Title Supplied Sancho Panza contemplates the barber basin (Mambrino's helmet) 
Part Part I, Madrid 1605  
Chapter Chapter 21 
Subject 21.3 Adventure of the helmet of Mambrino
Illustration Type Chapter illustration
Technique Burin engraving
Color Black and white 
Page Number f.p. 181 
Image Dimension 132 x 77 
Page Dimension 170 x 95 
Commentary In the foreground, Sancho contemplates the "conquered" Mambrino's helmet, a barber basin, and exclaims "Por Dios, que la bacía es buena, y que vale un real de á ocho como un maravedí" (21:2), while don Quixote asks him to hand the basin to him.
In the background, the defeated barber running away.
Well-detailed drawing and engraving for Don Quixote and Sancho's figures. 
Notes 1 - Same plate first engraved for London: Tonson, 1749, now partially-erased.
2 - Plate 7.