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Disparate Claro (Evident Folly); from the "Disparates" series, plate 15

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Inscription

1.r. in red chalk, "15"; below, graphite cataloguing notations and descriptions.

Provenance

Ph. Burty, Paris, stamp (L. 413); Colnaghi, London, from whom purchased by MFA, 7/1/1931

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

Drawn and etched about 1815–17; printed about 1848–54

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 262, II, 1; Delteil 0216

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.4 x 35.2 cm (9 5/8 x 13 7/8 in.) Sheet: 26.5 x 37.2 cm (10 7/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.1236

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, salt aquatint, lavis, and tonal scratches; posthumous impression

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