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

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Inscription

For first edition of 1877, in burin, 1.1., "Goya. inv. et sc." / "L'Art.", b.c. "OTRA LEYES POR EL PUEBLO / (Autre lois pour le peuple)", 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 268, III; Delteil 0222

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.2 x 35.2 cm (9 1/2 x 13 7/8 in.) Sheet: 30 x 42.8 cm (11 13/16 x 16 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1974.255

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, and tonal scratches; posthumous impression

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