click to enlarge
|Illustration No.||1  |
|Title Caption||DON QUIXOTE. Sancho Panza terrified at the grotesque appearance of the Squire's paste board nose shrinks from his resolution of combating him.|
|Part||Part II, Madrid 1615|
14.1 SP discovers Tomé Cecial’s nose
|Color||Black and white|
|Page Number||f. title page|
|Image Dimension||116 x 66|
|Page Dimension||138 x 87|
|Commentary||At dawn, Sancho discovers the ugly (and fake) nose of the Knight of the Mirrors' squire (Tomé Cecial), getting frightened.
In the background, a windmill.
Good drawing and engraving.
In an ornamental and architectural frame with a mask; the whole illustration has got a remarkable decorative effect.
|Notes||1 - It includes indication "Vide Vol. 3. Part 2. Chap. 14. Page 114".
2 - Dated in May 9, 1800.
3 – In other copies, with the same or different caption and frame, for p. 239 (1796) and for p. 114 (1810) (Ashbee).
4 - Placed as frontispiece.