Fiero Monstruo (Fierce Monster) (unpublished print for the Disasters of War)

1820–23, printed mid-19th century
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 200 II, Posthumous trial proof; Harris 0201 II, 1

Dimensions

Platemark: 17.5 x 22 cm (6 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.) Sheet: 21.5 x 24.9 cm (8 7/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.248

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, burin and aquatint (?), posthumous impression

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Upper left in plate: 81

Markings

No watermark

Provenance

Colls.: LM. (perhaps Lugt 1746a, not identified); British Museum (Lugt 302); British Museum duplicate (Lugt 305); W. G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston; bequest to MFA; accessioned April 10, 1974.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen