Image 1700-1706London-02-004 
Illustration No. 1     
Illustrator Jacob Savery (copied) 
Engraver Michael van der Gucht 
Title Caption Don Quixot's Adventure with the Lyons 
Title Supplied  
Part Part II, Madrid 1615  
Chapter Chapter 17 
Subject 17.2 Adventure of the lion
Illustration Type Chapter illustration
Technique Burin engraving
Color Black and white 
Volume II 
Page Number f.p. 92 
Image Dimension 142 x 79 
Page Dimension 177 x 110 
Commentary Copy from the basic composition for this episode created by Savery (Dordrecht: Savery, 1657; Brussels: Mommarte, 1662; Amberes: Verdussen, 1672 - 1673). In the foreground, don Quixote prepares to fight the lion while the lionkeeper opens the gate of the cage. In the background, Sancho and don Diego de Miranda keep away.