Brabisimo ! (Bravo !), Plate 38 from Los Caprichos

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 073 III, first edition; Delteil 75

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.5 x 15.2 cm (8 7/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 31.1 x 21.7 cm (12 1/4 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.4

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint and drypoint, first edition

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved. u.r.: 38: b.c.: Brabisimo!

Markings

Verso: unknown collector's stamp in blue

Provenance

Private collection, New York, NY; by November 2009, sold to Hill-Stone, Inc., New York, NY; sold to MFA, Boston. (Accession Date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard