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Mucho hay que chupar (There is plenty to suck), Plate 45 from "Los Caprichos"

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Inscription

Engraved u.r.: 45, b.c.: Muchos hay que chupar.

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

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 080, III, 1

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.5 x 15.2 cm (8 7/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 31.8 x 22 cm (12 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.3995

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, first edition

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