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The Adventure of Mambrino's Helmet (Six Illustrations for Don Quixote)

Artist:
William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)
Author:
Illustration of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Spanish, Alcalá 1547–1616 Madrid)
Date:
1756 or after
Medium:
Etching and engraving; third state of three
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 15/16 x 7 5/16 in. (25.2 x 18.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Lazurus, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.51
Not on view
Signature: in plate, lower right, within image: "W: Hogarth Inv-t et Sculp-t"

Inscription: in plate, lower center: "Don Quixote seizes the Barber's Bason for Mambrino's Helmet. Book 3rd Ch: 7th"
Sarah Lazarus; Donor: Sarah Lazarus 1891
Paulson 1970.148 iii/iii; Paulson 1989.96 iii/iii
Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. 2 vols., New Haven, 1970, cat. no. 148 iii/iii.

Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. Third edition. London, 1989, cat. no. 96 iii/iii.



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