From a distance I thought this weathervane was George and the dragon...I was confused and then soon realised it was Don Quixote as I got closer...ha ha! So 'the dragon ' was actually a windmill and after a little wikisearch I discovered that Don Quixote attacked windmills because he believed them to be ferocious giants....I didn't know that.
Don Quixote and the Windmills, Illustration from 'Don Quixote of the Mancha' Retold by Judge Parry
About This Piece Don Quixote and the Windmills illustration from Don Quixote of the Mancha retold by Judge Parry pub Blackie Son Ltd London colour litho Crane Walter Private Collection The Stapleton Collection The Bridgeman Art Library Product Details The Print This giclée print delivers a vivid image with maximum color accuracy and exceptional resolution. The standard for museums and galleries around the world, giclée is a printing process where millions of ink droplets are “sprayed” onto…
Don Quixote - Gustave Dore - WikiArt.org
‘Don Quixote’ was created by Gustave Dore in Romanticism style. Find more prominent pieces of illustration at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.