The Dwarf, Diego de Acedo (known as "el Primo") at the Court of Felipe IV

un Enana de S. Phelipe IV

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 016, I, 2; Delteil 019

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.5 x 15.5 cm (8 7/16 x 6 1/8 in.) Sheet: 40.3 x 27.8 cm (15 7/8 x 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1721

Medium or Technique

Etching; working proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Working proof, before engraved letters, with additional foreground etching, before bevel (H. 16, I, 2).

Provenance

Valentín Carderera y Solano (?), Madrid (1796-1880); Sir William Stirling (later Stirling-Maxwell), Bart of Keir (1818-1878); Brigadier-General Archibald Stirling, of Keir; Colnaghi, London; Purchased by MFA, Boston (Lugt 282), through Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984); Purchased Sept. 13, 1951.

Credit Line

1951 Purchase Fund