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Disparate de Tontos (Fool's Folly); plate from the "Disparates" (Follies) series, published in "L'Art", 1877

Inscription

For first edition of 1877, in burin, 1.1., "Goya. inv. et sc." / "L'Art." , b.c. "ILLUVIA DE TOROS / (Pluie de Taureux)" , l.r. "Fcois Lienard, Imp. Paris"

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

Drawn and etched 1815–17; printed 1877

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 269, III; Delteil 0223

Accession Number

1974.256

Medium or Technique

Etching, aquatint, sulfur tint or lavis, emery stone, tonal scratches, and burin; posthumous impression

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