Aesop, the Fabulist

AESOPUS
ESOPO EL FABULADOR

1778
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828), After Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez (Spanish, 1599–1660)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 013, I, 2; Delteil 016

Dimensions

Platemark: 30 x 21.5 cm (11 13/16 x 8 7/16 in.) Sheet: 39 x 29 cm (15 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.233

Medium or Technique

Etching, with engraved inscription; completed plate

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Completed plate, with engraved letters, before bevel, 19th century impression (H. 13, III, 2).

Provenance

W.G Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston), by whom given to MFA April 10, 1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen