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Nohubo remedio (Nothing Could Be Done About It), Plate 24 from "Los Caprichos"

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Inscription

Engraved, u.r.: 24, b.c.: Nohubo remedio

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 059, III, 1

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.5 x 15.2 cm (8 7/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 32.2 x 22.2 cm (12 11/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.3994

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, first edition

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