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Tan barbara le seguridad como el delito. (The custody is as barbarous as the crime)

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Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston, bequest to MFA, Boston, stamp (not in L.) brown, verso

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

The Little Prisoner (leaning on his chain)

about 1810–14

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 026, III, 1; Delteil 031

Dimensions

Platemark: 11 x 8.5 cm (4 5/16 x 3 3/8 in.) Sheet: 27.2 x 18.5 cm (10 11/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.244

Medium or Technique

Etching; posthumous impression

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