Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)
Gassier & Wilson 0062; Gassier II, 3
Sheet: 34 x 43.6 cm (13 3/8 x 17 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black chalk with white chalk on blue laid paper
Not On View
Prepartatory sketch for tapestry cartoons
GW: 0062. “Un cazador carqando su escopeta” and “Un cazador qe se ba y lleba dos perros atados” (according to Goya’s bill in 1875).
No watermark ; MFA stamp in brown ink on verso (Lugt 282)
By 1931, Charles Hitchcock Tyler (b. 1863 - d. 1931), Cambridge, MA; 1932, bequest of Tyler to the MFA; 1974, accessioned by the MFA; 1989, renumbered by the MFA. (Accession date: December 11, 1974 and September 27, 1989)
The Museum began to assign accession numbers to the large group of works on paper from the bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler on March 2, 1933 and finished its cataloging on December 11, 1974. The same number was erroneously assigned to two drawings and a new number was assigned to this work on September 27, 1989.
Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler