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Illustration to "Don Quixote"

1863, published 1870
John Gilbert (English, 1817–1897), Cut by Edward Whymper (English, 1840–1911)


Dimensions

Block: 12.7 x 15.2 cm (5 x 6 in.); Sheet: 13.2 x 15.9 cm (5 3/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.2109

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; India proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Don Quixote with crowd at table

Inscription

"JG 1863" lower left, "JW WHYMPER" lower right.

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund