Two Hunters

about 1775
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Gassier & Wilson 0062; Gassier II, 3

Dimensions

Sheet: 34 x 43.6 cm (13 3/8 x 17 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1018

Medium or Technique

Black chalk with white chalk on blue laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Prepartatory sketch for tapestry cartoons
GW: 0062. “Un cazador carqando su escopeta” and “Un cazador qe se ba y lleba dos perros atados” (according to Goya’s bill in 1875).

Markings

No watermark ; MFA stamp in brown ink on verso (Lugt 282)

Provenance

By 1931, Charles Hitchcock Tyler (b. 1863 - d. 1931), Cambridge, MA; 1932, bequest of Tyler to the MFA; 1974, accessioned by the MFA; 1989, renumbered by the MFA. (Accession date: December 11, 1974 and September 27, 1989)

NOTE:
The Museum began to assign accession numbers to the large group of works on paper from the bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler on March 2, 1933 and finished its cataloging on December 11, 1974. The same number was erroneously assigned to two drawings and a new number was assigned to this work on September 27, 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler