To Rise and to Fall (Subir y bajar.) Caprichos 56

1797–1799
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 091, III, 1; Delteil 093; G & W 0563

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.5 x 15 cm (8 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.) Sheet: 30.5 x 20.3 cm (12 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

1999.272

Medium or Technique

Etching and aquatint with burnishing (first edition)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Upper right in engraving: 56.; lower center in engraving: title

Provenance

Private collection.1999, sold by Paul Prouté (dealer), Paris, to the MFA. (Purchase date Sept. 16, 1999)

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund