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Plate 17 from 'Los Caprichos': It is nicely stretched (Bien tirada está.)

Series/Portfolio:
Los Caprichos
Artist:
Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)
Date:
1797–98
Medium:
Etching, aquatint, drypoint, and burin
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 13/16 x 5 15/16 in. (24.99 x 15.01cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter E. Sachs, 1916
Accession Number:
16.4.9
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered on plate with number '17' and title 'Bien tirada está.'
Walter E. Sachs (New York); Donor: Walter E. Sachs (New York)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Goya in the Metropolitan Museum of Art," September 12, 1995–December 31, 1995.

Blas, Matilla & Medrano 1999, no. 17; Harris 52.III.1 (first edition, published 1799)
Colta Ives, Susan Alyson Stein Goya in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., September 12 - December 31. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1995.



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