User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Disparate Furioso (Furious Folly)

Start collecting

Inscription

Upper right corner in plate: 6

Provenance

Eleanor A. Sayre, Cambridge, MA; bequest to MFA

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre

Disparate Furioso (Furious Folly)

Hizonos dios y maravillamos nos (It is amazing - and we were made by God)

Proverbios 6

Drawn and etched 1815–17; printed posthumously in about 1904

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 253, III, 2 or 5; Delteil 0207

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.5 x 35.5 cm (9 5/8 x 14 in.) Sheet:30.0 x 42.0 cm (11 13/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.515

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, posthumous impression from the second or fifth edition

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints