The little plaza behind the church at Argamasill (Le petite "plaza" derrière l'église a Argamasilla)
Pen and ink, wash, and graphite on paper, mounted on card.
7 3/16 x 8 7/16 inches (183 x 214 mm)
Bequest of Gordon N. Ray, 1987.
Signed "Vierge" in ink; "p. 39" on pencil on verso..
From the library of Gordon N. Ray.
Drawing by Vierge to illustrate p. 20 of A.F. Jaccaci's On the trail of Don Quixote, published in New York by Scribner's in 1896; later republished in the French edition, published by Hachette et cie in Paris in 1901 under the title: Au pays de Don Quichotte, where it appears on p. 39 of Jaccaci's text.
Title in English and French from the published illustration titles in the New York and French editions of Jaccaci's "On the trail of Don Quixote".
Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986, former owner.