Que se la llevaron. (They have carried her off); Plate 8 bound into "Los Caprichos"

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 043, II, 1; Delteil 045

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.8 x 15.2 cm (8 9/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 30.0 x 20.0 cm (11 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

B4165.8

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, pre-publication impression, proof before correction in title (before exclamation point added)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Proof, before correction in title (exclamation point added), before bevel, pre-publication impression (H. 11, 1).
From a bound pre-publication set of so-called trial proofs (H. II);
bound in brown sprinkled (mottled) calf with gold letters and decoration. On spine in gold on black: CAPRICH / DE/ GOYA; 31.0 x 21.3; in red slipcase, 31.8 x 22.8 cm

Provenance

William P. Babcock (1826-1899, born in Boston, lived in Paris, Lugt 207); acquired by bequest to the MFA, 12 June 1900.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock