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Copper Etching plate: Warlock on a Swing among Demons (Recto); Witch on a Swing (Verso);

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 032, Delteil 25; Harris 33, Delteil 26

Dimensions

Copper plate: 19.1 x 12.4 cm (7 1/2 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1970.608

Medium or Technique

Double-sided copper plate with etching and burnished aquatint

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Printmaking

Posthumous 1971 (?) printing by Emilio Sorini; one of the extra set of prints in Sayre, “Late Caprichos of Goya”, N.Y. Philip Hofer Books, Walker and Company, 1971 (printing not described by Harris).

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