Ya tienen asiento. (They've already got a seat); Caprichos 25

1797-98


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 061, I; Delteil 063: Gassier & Wilson 502

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.7 x 15.2 cm (8 9/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 31.5 x 22 cm (12 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.712

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, working proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Working proof, before letters and an additional tone of aquatint and burnishing (H. 6I,1, before 2).

Inscription

Later inscriptions: u..l. in graphite: "Pl. 26"; l.l. in graphite: "L.D. 63, I (undescribed) Ellles ont enfin une place"; l.r. in graphite: "C 19766" (Colnaghi stock no.) Verso: in graphite :" A S 169B"

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Verso: stamp in brown ink of MFA, Boston (Lugt 282) with accession number in graphite

Provenance

[? Ricardo de Los Rios(b. 1846 - d, 1929), Paris. Marcel Guiot (b. 1883), Paris. Colnaghi, London. ? 1930 Philip Hofer (1898-1984, NY; Philip Hofer and his wife Francis L. Hofer (1908-1978) Cambridge, MA; sold by Mr. and Mrs. Hofer to MFA through Robert M. Light, Boston, June, 1974 (original vote June 13, 1973)

Credit Line

Gift of Dows Dunham and the M. M. Karolik Fund