Lamb Among Wolves (drawing for unexecuted inage for the Disasters of War (caprichos enfáticos)

Lamb amidst Four Wolves (Drawing for unexecuted Caprichos Enfáticos)
A Sheep among Lookers
Oveja rodeada por lobos

1814-15 (?)
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

not in Gassier & Wilson or Gassier

Dimensions

14.7 x 20.7 cm (5 13/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2002.431

Medium or Technique

Red chalk on cream laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Verso: blank

Markings

Watermark: OLVA

Provenance

Possibly Valentín de Carderera (b. 1796 - d. 1880). 1992, Galveston Fine Arts Associated, S. A., Tortola, British Virgin Islands; 1992, sold by Galveston Fine Arts Associated, through Caylus Anticuario, S.A., Madrid, to Eleanor A. Sayre (b. 1916 - d. 2001), Cambridge, MA; 2001, bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 23, 2002)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor A. Sayre