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Lilttle Hobgoblins (Duendecitos)

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Inscription

Engraved u.r.: 49, b.c.: Duendecitos.

Marks

Verso: unknown collector's stamp in blue

Provenance

Private collection, France; purchased by Hill-Stone, Inc., New York (June 2009); from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard

Duendecitos (Hobgoblins), Plate 49 from "Los Caprichos"

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 084, III, 1; GW: 0549.

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.5 x 15.2 cm (8 7/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 31.2 x 21.5 cm (12 5/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.3996

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, first edition

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