Felipe IV, King of Spain, on Horseback

Philip IV

1778
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828), After Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez (Spanish, 1599–1660), After Unknown Spanish (Spanish)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 007, III, 1 ?; Delteil 08

Dimensions

Platemark: 37 x 31 cm (14 9/16 x 12 3/16 in.) Sheet: 50.9 x 42.3 cm (20 1/16 x 16 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.1705

Medium or Technique

Etching with engraved inscription; completed plate, on wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Completed plate, before bevel, late 18th - early 19th c. impression (H. III, 1 ).
On moderately textured, thick, dark cream wove paper

Markings

No watermark

Provenance

Valentín Carderera y Solano (?), Madrid (1796-1880); Sir William Stirling (later Stirling-Maxwell), Bart of Keir (1818-1878); Brigadier-General Archibald Stirling, of Keir; Colnaghi, London; Purchased by MFA, Boston (Lugt 282), through Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984); Purchased Sept. 13, 1951.

Credit Line

1951 Purchase Fund