Asta su abuelo. (And so was his grandfather); Plate 39 from the series "Los Caprichos"

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 074, III, 1; Delteil 076; GW: 0526

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.4 x 21.8 cm (6 1/16 x 8 9/16 in.) Sheet: 30.2 x 19.9 cm (11 7/8 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.954

Medium or Technique

Aquatint, first edition, with handwritten annotation in btown ink in another hand.

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

GW: 0526. Completed plate, before bevel, first edition, published 1799 (H. III, 1).

Provenance

Francis Bullard ? (1862-1913, Boston, Lugt 982); Katherine Eliot Bullard (1866-1920, Boston); by whom given to MFA February 1914.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard