Blind Man Tossed on the Horns of a Bull (A VEUGLE ENLEVE SUR LES CORNES D'UN TAUREAU)

Dios se lo pague a Usted
Barbara Dibersion

1800–04
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 025, II; Delteil 024

Dimensions

Platemark: 17.5 x 21.5 cm (6 7/8 x 8 7/16 in.) Sheet: 21.8 x 32.5 cm (8 9/16 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19365

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, sulfur tint, or corrosion; posthumous trial proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Posthumous trial proof, before letters, printed before 1867 (H. 25, II).

Markings

Verso stamps: Ph. Burty (1830-1890), Paris stamp, recto (L. 413); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896) stamp (L. 1309), ; acquired 1897, MFA, Boston, Harvey D. Parker Collection, stamp (L. 1870),

Provenance

Philippe Burty (1830-1890), Paris, sale of April 27, 1876 by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, lot 607. Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816–d. 1896), New York (Lugt 870); 1897, sold by the Sewall collection to the MFA , Oct. 21, 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund