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"Don Juan of Austria," a Buffoon at the Court of Felipe IV

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Provenance

Valentín Carderera y Solano (?), Madrid (1796-1880); Sir William Stirling (later Stirling-Maxwell), Bart of Keir (1818-1878); Brigadier-General Archibald Stirling, of Keir; Colnaghi, London; Purchased by MFA, Boston (Lugt 282), through Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984); Purchased Sept. 13, 1951.

Credit Line

1951 Purchase Fund

Don Juan of Austria

1778–79

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 018, I, 1; Delteil 14

Dimensions

Platemark: 28 x 17 cm (11 x 6 11/16 in.) Sheet: 27 x 14.7 cm (10 5/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1713

Medium or Technique

Etching with watercolor; working proof

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Classifications

Prints / Watercolors