Andalusian Smuggler (Cloaked Man) with Bull

El Embozado or [El Torero Anciano] (The Cloaked Man or the Old Bullfighter)
Embozado with a gun

1824–28, printed 1954
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828), Printed by Ture Bengtz (American, 1907–1973)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 034, IV, 1-2

Dimensions

Platemark: 19.1 x 12.3 cm (7 1/2 x 4 13/16 in.) Sheet: 29.7 x 21.5 cm (11 11/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.541

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Sayre doubts attribution to Goya (see Late Caprichos, p. 23)

Inscription

Lr. vertically in reverse, in plate: JUERY / R. S.t JACQUES 43;
Verso, in blue ink, hand of E. Sayre: This impression pulled / on old paper by / Ture Bengtz, Boston, / 1954

Provenance

Eleanor A. Sayre, Cambrige, MA; bequest to MFA October 23, 2002

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre