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Untitled plate from the "Disparates" series

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Inscription

u.r. in black chalk, "18" in red chalk(not Goya), "18"; b.c., graphite cataloguing notations and descriptions.

Provenance

Emil Hirsch (dealer; b. 1866 - d. 1954), Munich and New York. By 1973, Philip Hofer (b. 1898 - d. 1984), Cambridge, MA; 1974, sold by Philip Hofer to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1974)

Credit Line

Bequest of Horatio Greenough Curtis and the Harvey D. Parker Collection, by exchange

Drawn and etched about 1815–17; printed about 1848

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 265, II, 1; Delteil 0219

Dimensions

Platemark: 24 x 35.5 cm (9 7/16 x 14 in.) Sheet: 26.9 x 37.7 cm (10 9/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.701.18

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, and scratches (?); posthumous impression, trial proof.

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