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Ya es hora. (It is time); Plate 80 bound into "Los Caprichos"

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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

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 115, II; Delteil 0117


Platemark: 21.5 x 15 cm (8 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.) Sheet: 30.0 x 20.0 cm (11 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin; pre-publication impression


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