Menippus (Moenippus), the Philosopher

MENIPO FILOSOFO
MOENIPPUS

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 014, III, 1; Delteil 017

Dimensions

Platemark: 30 x 22 cm (11 13/16 x 8 11/16 in.) Sheet: 41.6 x 28.2 cm (16 3/8 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1974.234

Medium or Technique

Etching, with engraved inscription; completed plate

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Completed plate, with engraved letters, without bevel, 19th century impression (H. 14, III, 1).

Provenance

W.G Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston), by whom given to MFA April 10, 1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen