Lunatics (Locos) Album G (Bordeaux Album I), 35

1824–28
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Gasser I, 393; Gassier and Wilson 1740

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.6 x 14.8cm (7 5/16 x 5 13/16in.)

Accession Number

55.662

Medium or Technique

Black crayon with touches of black charcoal or chalk on blued [Prussian blue] white laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Upper center in black chalk: title; upper right in black chalk: 35; lower left in graphite: Goya (cropped) In in another hand

Markings

Watermark: heart surmounted by trefoil

Provenance

1828, by inheritance to the artist’s son, Javier Goya y Bayeu (b. 1784–d. 1854), Madrid; 1854, by inheritance to his son, Mariano Goya y Goicoechea (b. 1806–d. 1874), Madrid; about 1855–60, sold by Mariano Goya to Valentín Carderera y Solano (b. 1796–d. 1880), Madrid, and/or Federico de Madrazo y Kuntz (b. 1815–d. 1894), Madrid. Maurice Marignane (dealer; b. 1879), Paris; about 1928, Alfred Strölin (dealer, b. 1871–d. 1954), Paris and Lausanne; to his son, Fred Strölin, Lausanne; 1955, sold by Strölin, through Hofstetter & Co., Lausanne, to the MFA.

Credit Line

William E. Nickerson Fund, No. 2