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Disparate Femenino (Feminine Folly); from the "Disparates" series, plate 1

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Inscription

Etched, vertically, l.r. "Goya"; l.r. in red chalk: 1 (not by Goya); l.l. in graphite cataloguing notes and inscriptions.

Signed

yes

Provenance

Ex. Coll.: Emil Hirsch, Munich; Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984); R. M. Light, Boston, purchased by MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

Bequest of Horatio Greenough Curtis and the Harvey D. Parker Collection, by exchange

Drawn and etched about 1815–17; printed about 1848

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 248, II, 1; Delteil 0202

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.3 x 35 cm (9 9/16 x 13 3/4 in.) Sheet: 26.1 x 37.5 cm (10 1/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1973.701.1

Medium or Technique

Etching, aquatint, and tonal scratches; posthumous impression, trial proof

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