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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Title Caption||DON QUIXOTE. The surprise of Agimorato at discovering his daughter Zorayda in the arms of a Christian Captive.|
|Part||Part I, Madrid 1605|
41.1 Captive’s tale continues: Agi Morato
|Color||Black and white|
|Page Number||f.p. 172|
|Image Dimension||121 x 67|
|Page Dimension||138 x 87|
|Commentary||Zoraida pretends to faint when her father, Agi Morato, discovers her with the captive, Ruy Pérez de Viedma.
Zoraida and captive's figures are quite remarkable.
Similar representation in previous English editions.
Good drawing and detailed engraving.
In an ornamental and architectural frame with Cupid and his arms (quiver, arrows, bow, wings, torch...); the whole illustration has got a remarkable decorative effect.
|Notes||1 - It includes indication "Vide Vol. II. Chap. 14. Page 172".
2 - Dated in Novr. (?), 1800.
3 – In other copies, with different caption, for vol. III, p. 8 (1796) (Ashbee).