"Don Juan of Austria," a Buffoon at the Court of Felipe IV

Don Juan of Austria

Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828), After Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez (Spanish, 1599–1660)

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 018, I, 1; Delteil 14


Platemark: 28 x 17 cm (11 x 6 11/16 in.) Sheet: 27 x 14.7 cm (10 5/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching with watercolor; working proof

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Prints / Watercolors

Working proof, with additional etching, before aquatint, with watercolor, 18th century impression (H. 18, I, 1).


Valentín Carderera y Solano (?), Madrid (1796-1880); Sir William Stirling (later Stirling-Maxwell), Bart of Keir (1818-1878); Brigadier-General Archibald Stirling, of Keir; Colnaghi, London; Purchased by MFA, Boston (Lugt 282), through Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984); Purchased Sept. 13, 1951.

Credit Line

1951 Purchase Fund