Studies of Heads of Don Quixote_and_Sancho Panza, by C.R. Leslie R.A. [facsimile signature.] (in the Possession of the Engraver) Proof."I will content myself with any Squire, since Sancho deigns not to attend me." "I do deign, said Sancho, (all tender) and the Tears standing in his eyes." Don Quixote Part 2. Chap 7.
Printed by C. Hullmandel. London 1827. Published by J. Dickinson.
Lithograph on chine colle, rare. Printed area 202 x 252mm (8 x 10").
Plate 3: two bust-length portraits of characters from Miguel de Cervantes's "Don Quixote", the protagonist to the left; Sancho Panza to the right. Don Quixote, published in two volumes in 1605 and 1615; Quixote sets out to revive chivalry, recruiting a simple farmer, Sancho Panza, as his squire.
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