Witch on a Swing

Old Witch Swinging
Le Vielle se Balançant

Drawn and etched 1824–28; printed 1859
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 033, III; Delteil 026

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.3 x 13.4 cm (8 x 5 1/4 in.) Sheet: 25.6 x 18.5 cm (10 1/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.240

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, and burnishing; posthumous impression

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Posthumous impression, printed for J.S. Lumley, 1859 (H. 33, III).

Provenance

Gottfried Eisler, Vienna (L. 805b); W.G Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston), by whom given to MFA April 10, 1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen