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Don Quixote and Sancho Setting Out (1863) by Gustave Dore

Original price $77.00
Original price $77.00 - Original price $957.00
Original price $77.00
Current price $53.90
$53.90 - $957.00
Current price $53.90
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Print Size: 8" x 10"
Frame Style: Canvas (no frame)
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Don Quixote and Sancho Setting Out (1863): A Journey into Idealism, Folly, and the Human Spirit

Embark on an epic adventure with Gustave Doré's captivating masterpiece, "Don Quixote and Sancho Setting Out." This iconic painting, meticulously reproduced on high-quality canvas, transports you to the vibrant world of Miguel de Cervantes' beloved novel.

Doré's Vision: A Surrealist Dream of Knightly Ideals

Doré's interpretation of Don Quixote is a surrealist masterpiece. His elongated figures and dreamlike landscape create a sense of otherworldly adventure. The knight's armor, with its intricate details and gleaming highlights, stands in stark contrast to the barren and desolate surroundings.

Character Dynamics: The Idealist and the Pragmatist

The painting captures the essence of the relationship between Don Quixote and his loyal companion, Sancho Panza. Don Quixote, astride his noble steed, embodies the idealism and chivalry of the knight-errant. Sancho, on his humble donkey, represents the pragmatic and down-to-earth perspective.

Symbolism and Meaning: The Quest for Meaning in a Modern World

Doré's painting transcends the literal narrative of the novel. It explores the universal themes of idealism, folly, and the human quest for meaning. Don Quixote's pursuit of knightly adventure becomes a metaphor for the human desire to find purpose and fulfillment in life.

Artistic Context: Romanticism and the Rise of Surrealism

"Don Quixote and Sancho Setting Out" emerged during the Romantic period, which emphasized emotion, imagination, and the individual's connection to nature. Doré's surrealist style, with its dreamlike imagery and distorted forms, foreshadowed the rise of the surrealist movement in the 20th century.

A Timeless Masterpiece: Inspiring Imagination and Interpretation

This museum-quality canvas print captures the magic and mystery of Doré's original. "Don Quixote and Sancho Setting Out" invites viewers to embark on their own imaginative journeys, exploring the boundaries between reality and fantasy, idealism and pragmatism.

Let Gustave Doré's masterpiece spark conversations, inspire creativity, and remind you of the enduring power of imagination and the human spirit.

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Feature Details
Type Giclee Art Print
Canvas material Archival-grade polycotton-mix canvas
Stretched? Hand-stretched over kiln-dried pine stretcher bars
Ready to hang? Yes
Product Warranty Lifetime warranty
Color Guarantee 100+ years color warranty
Returns Free returns for 90 days
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