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Copper Etching Plate: Maja Against a Background of Demons (Recto); Maja (Verso);

La Maja Tournée a droite
La Maja tournée a gauche

Drawn and etched 1824–28; printed by 1971
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 030/31; Delteil 28/29

Dimensions

Copper plate: 19.3 x 12.5 cm (7 5/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1970.609

Medium or Technique

Double-sided copper plate with etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Printmaking

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi, London; 1930s to Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984); gift to MFA, Dec. 16, 1970

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Hofer, in honor of Eleanor A. Sayre