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Margarita de Austria, Queen of Spain, on Horseback

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Inscription

Engraved below image: "D. MARGARITA DE AUSTRIA REYNA DE ESPAÑA, MUGER DE PHELIPE III. / Pintura de D. Diego Velazquez de tamaño del natural en el Real Palacio de MADRID, dibujada y grabada por D. Fran.co Goya Pintor, año de1778. Note: the "co" in "Franco" should be superscript

Marks

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

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston, bequest to MFA, April 10,1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

Margaret of Austria

1778

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 006, III, 2; Delteil 07

Dimensions

Platemark: 37 x 31 cm (14 9/16 x 12 3/16 in.) Sheet: 46.5 x 36.8 cm (18 5/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1974.226

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint, with engraved inscription; completed plate

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