User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

El amor y la muerte. (Love and Death); Plate 10 bound into "Los Caprichos"

Start collecting

Provenance

William P. Babcock (1826-1899, born in Boston, lived in Paris, Lugt 207); acquired by bequest to the MFA, 12 June 1900.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 045, II; Delteil 047; GW: 0469

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.9 x 15.2 cm (8 5/8 x 6 in.) Sheet: 30.0 x 20.0 cm (11 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

B4165.10

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, and burin, pre-publication impression

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints