El de la royona. (Nanny's Boy) Caprichos 4

El de la rollona (Nanny's Boy) Caprichos 4

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 039, II, 1; Delteil 041; G & W 457

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.9 x 15.7 cm (8 1/4 x 6 3/16 in.) Sheet: 26.8 x 18.5 cm (10 9/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.877

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, trial proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Proof, work on plate complete, but before corrections in title (“royona” changed to “rollona”) (H. II)

Inscription

Inscribed in margins of plate, u.r.: P. 4; l.c.: "El de la royona"

Signed

unsigned

Provenance

Kornfeld and Klipstein, sale 173, June 1980, lot 483; private collection; gift to the MFA Dec. 1984 (approved by Trustees Jan. 16, 1985).

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in honor of Eleanor Sayre