Woman Carried off by a Horse; from the "Disparates" series, plate 10
Woman Seized by a Horse
Drawn and etched about 1815–17; printed about 1863–64
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)
Harris 257, II, 2; Delteil 0211
Platemark: 24.5 x 35.5 cm (9 5/8 x 14 in.) Sheet: 35.1 x 48.4 cm (13 13/16 x 19 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Etching, burnished aquatint, lavis (?), drypoint, and fine tonal scratches; posthumous trial proof
Not On View
Red/brown ink, plate tone, bevel.
Posthumous trial proof for the Academia de San Fernando, about 1863-1864 (H. II, 2).
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).
Katherine Eliot Bullard (1866-1920), Boston; gift December 1914
Gift of Miss Katherine Eliot Bullard