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Lo que puede un Sastre! (What a tailor can do!); Plate 52 from the series "Los Caprichos"

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Inscription

Inscription in Goya's hand

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA ; from whom purchased by MFA through Robert M. Light, Boston, June, 1974 (original vote June 13, 1973)

Credit Line

Gift of William A. Coolidge

Drawn and etched, 1797–98; published 1799

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 087, I, 2; Delteil 089

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.8 x 15.1 cm (8 9/16 x 5 15/16 in.) Sheet: 31.9 x 22.3 cm (12 9/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1973.717

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin, touched with chalk; working proof

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