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Que biene el Coco. (The bogeyman is coming); Plate 3 bound into "Los Caprichos"

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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

Que viene el Coco

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 038, II, 1; Delteil 040

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.9 x 15.4 cm (8 5/8 x 6 1/16 in.) Sheet: 30.0 x 20.0 cm (11 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

B4165.3

Medium or Technique

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

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