Soplones. (Tale-bearers - Blasts of wind); Plate 48 from the series "Los Caprichos"

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 083, III, 1; Delteil 085

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.8 x 15.3 cm (8 3/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 31.7 x 22.1 cm (12 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

M25694

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, first edition

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Completed plate, before bevel, first edition, published 1799 (H. III, 1).

Provenance

Francis Bullard ? (1862-1913), Boston; Katherine Eliot Bullard (1866-1920), Boston; gift December 1914

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Katherine Eliot Bullard