Title etched below image. Title from Paulson: Freeing of the galley slaves. State, publisher, and date from Paulson. Sheet trimmed to plate mark. CtY-LW "Book 3rd. Ch: 8th"--Below title. "Vol. I. p. 129"--Below image, lower left.
The scene from Book 3, Chapter 8 in which Sancho is shown removing the fetters from Gines de Pasamonte's wrist. Quixote is on horseback, a lance braced under his arm as he confronts his opponent whose sword is posed to strike.
Freeing of the galley slaves
Lancers. Rescues. Slaves. Swords & daggers.
Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de,--1547-1616.--Don Quixote--Illustrations. Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, artist. Kinnaird, Charles Kinnaird,--Baron,--1780-1826--Ownership. Perrins, Charles William Dyson,--1864-1958--Ownership. Steevens, George,--1736-1800--Ms. notes. Steevens, George,--1736-1800--Ownership.
Book illustrations. Engravings--England--London--1738. Etchings--England--London--1738.
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