Engraved u.l. 3; l.l.:48 (original no scratched out with burin); in graphite, u.r. in pm, 3, below image, outside pm., Lo mismo Various later cataloguing inscriptions in graphite on mount; some ascribed to C. Dodgson.
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 through R. M. Light, Boston, June 12, 1974 (original vote June 13, 1973).
Anonymous Donors and the M. and M. Karolik Fund
Drawn and etched 1810–14; whole series first published posthumously 1863
- Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Spanish, 1746–1828
Harris 123, II, 1; Delteil 0122
Medium or Technique
Etching, lavis (open bite), drypoint, burin, and burnisher; posthumous trial proof