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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Illustrator||Francis Hayman (copied after)|
|Engraver||Charles Turner Warren|
|Title Caption||DON QUIXOTE. Don Quixote's return to his house after being severely beat by the Mule driver.|
|Part||Part I, Madrid 1605|
5.3 DQ returns home
|Color||Black and white|
|Page Number||f.p. 70|
|Image Dimension||121 x 70|
|Page Dimension||138 x 87|
|Commentary||Don Quixote returns to his house taken by Pedro Alonso on his mule; the niece appears to help him.
Also Rocinante carrying don Quixote's arms.
Good drawing and engraving.
In an ornamental and architectural frame with a jester's head, lance, whip, trumpet...; the whole illustration has got a remarkable decorative effect.
|Notes||1 - It includes indication "Vide Vol. I. Chap. 5. Page 70".
2 - Dated in March 14, 1797.
3 – In other copies, with the same or different caption and frame, for p. 36 (1797) and for p. 70 (1810) (Ashbee).
4 - Ashbee reads the illustrator's signature as "J. Hayman", but it is "F. Hayman"; this illustration is an inverted copy after Francis Hayman's for London: Millar, 1755; some figures of the original (housekeeper and barber or priest) have not been copied.