Maja Against a Background of Demons

A 'Maja" with Dark Background

1824–28, printed 1954
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828), Printed by Ture Bengtz (American, 1907–1973)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 030, IV, 1-2

Dimensions

Platemark: 19.1 x 12.3 cm (7 1/2 x 4 13/16 in.) Sheet: 31.8 x 22.2 cm (12 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2002.529

Medium or Technique

Etching and aquaint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

on laid paper

Inscription

Verso in blue ink (hand of E. Sayre): This impression pulled on / old paper by Ture Bengtz,/ Boston, 1952

Provenance

Eleanor A. Sayre, Cambridge, MA; bequest to MFA October 23, 2002

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre