Blind Man Tossed on the Horns of a Bull (A VEUGLE ENLEVE SUR LES CORNES D'UN TAUREAU)
Dios se lo pague a Usted
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)
Harris 025, II; Delteil 024
Platemark: 17.5 x 21.5 cm (6 7/8 x 8 7/16 in.) Sheet: 21.8 x 32.5 cm (8 9/16 x 12 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Etching and burnished aquatint, sulfur tint, or corrosion; posthumous trial proof
Not On View
Posthumous trial proof, before letters, printed before 1867 (H. 25, II).
Verso stamps: Ph. Burty (1830-1890), Paris stamp, recto (L. 413); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896) stamp (L. 1309), ; acquired 1897, MFA, Boston, Harvey D. Parker Collection, stamp (L. 1870),
Philippe Burty (1830-1890), Paris, stamp (Lugt 413) sale of April 27, 1876 by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, lot 694, Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816–d. 1896), New York (Lugt 870); October 21, 1897, sold by Charles Sewall to the MFA. (Accession date: March 23, 2018)
Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.
Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund