Que sacrificio! (What a sacrifice!); Plate 14 from the "Los Caprichos"

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 049, III, 1; Delteil 051

Dimensions

Platemark: 19.8 x 15.0 cm (7 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.) Sheet: 31.5 x 22.5 cm (12 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2002.499

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, and drypoint, first edition

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

laid paper, never bound

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre