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El Sueño de la Razon Produce Monstruos (The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters) Plate 43 of the Caprichos

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 078, III, 1; Delteil 080; GW 0536

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.0 x 15.0 cm (8 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.); Sheet: 31.5 x 22.2 cm (12 3/8 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2002.503

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, first edition

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