Margarita de Austria, Queen of Spain, on Horseback

Margaret of Austria

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 006, III, 1; Delteil 07: Gassier and Wilson 92

Dimensions

Platemark: 37 x 31 cm (14 9/16 x 12 3/16 in.) Sheet: 46 x 38.8 cm (18 1/8 x 15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P18305

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint with engraved inscription; completed plate,

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Completed plate with drypoint and engraved letters, before bevel (H. III, 1 “first edition”).; Off-white laid paper

Inscription

Engraved below image: "D. MARGARITA DE AUSTRIA REYNA DE ESPAÑA, MUGER DE PHELIPE III. / Pintura de D. Diego Velazquez de tamaño del natural en el Real Palacio de MADRID , dibujada y grabada por D. Franc.co Goya Pintor, año de 1778."

note: the "co" of "Franco" should be superscript

Markings

No watermark;
Verso: H.. F. Sewall stamp (Lugt 1309): MFA stamp of Parker collection (L 18 70)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896), N.Y., stamp (L. 1309); acquired 1897
Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816–d. 1896), New York; 1897, sold by the Sewall collection to the MFA , Oct. 21, 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund