Untitled; from the "Disparates" series, plate 18

Drawn and etched about 1815–17; printed Late 19th to early 20th century
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 265; Delteil 0219

Dimensions

Platemark: 24 x 34.6 cm (9 7/16 x 13 5/8 in.) Sheet: 26.3 x 37.3 cm (10 3/8 x 14 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1239

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, and scratches (?); posthumous impression

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Black/gray ink, bevel.
Posthumous impression, printed late 19th-early 20th century.

The preferred series title “Disparates” (Follies) is derived from manuscript titles containing the word “Disparate” on fourteen of the working proofs, of which this is one. Beruete and others invented titles containing “Disparate” for the rest, except “Modo de volar” (no. 13).

Provenance

British Museum Duplicate (L. 302; 305); Colnaghi, London, from whom purchased, 7/1/1931

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund