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El de la royona (Nanny's boy); Plate 4 bound into "Los Caprichos"

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

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Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

El de la rollona

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 039, II, 1; Delteil 041


Platemark: 20.9 x 15.7 cm (8 1/4 x 6 3/16 in.) Sheet: 30 x 20 cm (11 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, pre-publication impression, proof before corrections and title


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