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Image 1947-Paris-Latines-03-038 
Illustration No. 1     
Illustrator RenĂ© de Pauw 
Engraver RenĂ© de Pauw 
Title Caption  
Title Supplied Don Quixote and the lion 
Part Part II, Madrid 1615  
Chapter Chapter 17 
Subject 17.2 Adventure of the lion
Illustration Type Head vignette
Technique Wood engraving or Xylography
Color In color 
Volume III 
Page Number 162 
Image Dimension 108 x 108 
Page Dimension 220 x 170 
Commentary Don Quixote gets ready to fight against a lion, but the animal remains into its cage although the lionkeeper has opened the gate; the animal shows his hind quarters to don Quixote.
Good drawing and engraving in keeping with Art Nouveau style and historicist taste.