A Bad Night (Mala noche.) Caprichos 36

1797–1799
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 071, III, 1; Delteil 073;GW 0521

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.8 x 15.5 cm (8 9/16 x 6 1/8 in.) Sheet: 30.2 x 19.9 cm (11 7/8 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M25688

Medium or Technique

Etching and aquatint with burnishing (first edition)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

GW: 0521. Completed plate, before bevel, first edition, published 1799 (H. III, 1).

Inscription

Upper right in engraving: 36.; lower center in engraving: title

Provenance

Francis Bullard (b. 1862–d. 1913), Boston; 1913, by inheritance to his sister, Katherine Eliot Bullard (b. 1866–d. 1920), Boston; 1914, gift of Katherine Eliot Bullard to the MFA. (December 1914)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Katherine Eliot Bullard