Engraved, u.l., 37; u.r. within pm. in graphite:27; b.c. outside pm. in graphite: Esto es peor.; (l.l. 32 masked).
Half-palmette(of Jose Garcia Osenalde)
Charles Blanc; bought for 20 pounds from Colnaghi, April 1863 by William Stirling, Keir (later Stirling-Maxwell); Archibald Stirling; Mr. and Mrs. Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA; purchased from R. M. Light, Boston, June 12, 1974 (original vote June 13, 1973).
Gift of T. O. Metcalf Co., and H. E. Bolles Fund by exchange
Drawn and etched about 1810–14; whole series first published posthumously 1863
- Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Spanish, 1746–1828
Harris 157, II; Delteil 156
Medium or Technique
Etching, lavis, and drypoint; posthumous trial proof