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Image 1821-Paris-Desoer-01-001-t 
Illustration No. 1     
Illustrator Deveria (Achille Jacques Jean DevĂ©ria?) 
Engraver Philippe Joseph Auguste Vallot 
Title Caption  
Title Supplied Cervantes imprisoned writing Don Quixote 
Part Part I, Madrid 1605  
Chapter 03. Prologue 
Subject 03.1 Cervantes writing prologue/story
Illustration Type Title page
Technique Burin engraving
Etching (acquaforte)
Color Black and white 
Volume Tome I (bound with tome II in vol. I) 
Page Number Title page 
Image Dimension 50 x 63 
Page Dimension 138 x 83 
Commentary Cervantes imprisoned thinking about don Quixote's story.
Good drawing and engraving as a whole. 
Notes 1 - Deveria's signature appears as "Deveiria".
2 - The illustration is quite influenced by Robert Smirke's (London: Cadell, 1818).