Posada, Toboso; detail of staircase, with charmingly turned baluster (Posada de Toboso, détail d'escalier)
Pen and ink and graphite on paper.
9 5/8 x 6 1/4 inches (244 x 160 mm)
Bequest of Gordon N. Ray, 1987.
Signed "Vierge" in ink at lower right; "p. 166" on pencil on verso.
From the library of Gordon N. Ray.
French and English titles from the illustration titles published in the New York and Paris editions of of Jaccaci's work.
Drawing by Vierge to illustrate p. 165 of A.F. Jaccaci's On the trail of Don Quixote; later republished in the French edition where it appears on p. 166 of Jaccaci's text, published by Hachette et cie in Paris in 1901 under the title: Au pays de Don Quichotte.
Jaccaci, Augusto Floriano, 1857-1930. On the trail of Don Quixote.
Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986, former owner.