No grites, tonta. (Don't scream, stupid); Caprichos 74
Drawn and etched, 1797–98; published 1799
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)
Harris 109, III, 1; Delteil 0111; Gassier & Wilson 600
Platemark: 21.8 x 15.1 cm (8 9/16 x 5 15/16 in.) Sheet: 31.5 x 22.1 cm (12 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Etching and burnished aquatint, on laid paper, first edition
Not On View
Completed plate, before bevel, first edition, published 1799 (H. III, 1).
Engraved, u.r.: 74; b.c.: No grites, tonta.
Verso: MFA/Koehler stamp (Lugt 1581), with ledger number (K 317) in graphite; faint stamp in letter press of S. R. Koehler (Lugt 1580); in ink signture of S. R. Koehler (Lugt 5017)
In pencil: Bot from Keppel / $ x . 7 □
Frederick Keppel & Co., NY; 1888, purchased by Sylvester Rosa Koehler (b. 1837 - d. 1900), Leipzig, Boston, and Littleton, NH; 1898, gift of Koehler to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 23, 2018)
Koehler was the first Print Curator at the MFA and served from 1887 until his death in 1900. The gift of Mr. Koehler's collection was accepted by the Trustees of the MFA on October 20, 1898.
Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler