Asta su Abuelo. (And so was his grandfather); Plate 39 from the series "Los Caprichos"

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 074, III, 1; Delteil 076

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.4 x 21.8 cm (6 1/16 x 8 9/16 in.) Sheet: 30 x 21.2 cm (11 13/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1986.50

Medium or Technique

Aquatint with stopping-out, pre-publication impression

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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

Provenance

Anna Hoyt Mavor and Katherine Buhler

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Yves Henry Buhler