Ya van desplumados. (There they go plucked (i.e. fleeced); Plate 20 from the series "Los Caprichos"

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 055, III, 1; Delteil 057

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.8 x 15.2 cm (8 9/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 30.3 x 20 cm (11 15/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

M25679

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, and drypoint; first edition, with handwritten annotations in brown ink.

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Completed plate, before bevel, first edition, published 1799 (H. III, 1).

Provenance

Francis Bullard ? (1862-1913), Boston; Katherine Eliot Bullard (1866-1920), Boston; gift December 1914

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Katherine Eliot Bullard