The Buffoon Cristobal de Castañeda y Pernia, called Barbarroja (Red Beard)

Barbarroxa

1778–79
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828), After Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez (Spanish, 1599–1660)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 012, I, 2; Delteil 013

Dimensions

Platemark: 28 x 16.5 cm (11 x 6 1/2 in.) Sheet: 37.7 x 26.5 cm (14 13/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.232

Medium or Technique

Etching, aquatint, roulette, and burin; completed plate

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Completed plate, with letters, before bevel, printed mid-19th century (H. III, 2-3).

Provenance

W.G Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston), by whom given to MFA April 10, 1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen