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The Dwarf, Diego de Acedo (known as "el Primo") 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

un Enana de S. Phelipe IV

1778

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 016, III, 1; Delteil 019

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.5 x 15.5 cm (8 7/16 x 6 1/8 in.) Sheet: 35 x 27.9 cm (13 3/4 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

51.1722

Medium or Technique

Etching, with engraved inscription; completed plate

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