Above center, within borderline,in pen and brown ink: "47" (by Javier Goya?); upper right, in brown wash, "30", in brown ink "1" (by Javier Goya ?); verso, on pink paper mount, in graphite, "79- / Les patineurs"
Javier Goya y Bayeu (1828); Mariano Goya y Goicoechea (1854); Frederico de Madrazo and/ or Roman Garreta y Huerta (c.1855-65); Paul Lebas, Paris; March 4, 1877, Drouet sale, Paris, lot 29; Les Patineurs, to de Beurnonville for 100 fr; Baron de Beuronville; February 16-19, 1885, Drouot Sale, Paris, part lot 49 (18 drawings), to Calando; Emile Calando; César de Hauke; March 8, 1961 purchased by the MFA.
Otis Norcross Fund and Gift of Mrs. Thomas B. Card
- Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Spanish, 1746–1828
Gassier I, no. 301; GW: 1456
Sheet: 20.7 x 14.3 cm (8 1/6 x 5 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Brush and brown washes, with touches of red chalk and black crayon on laid paper, mounted on pink paper