Two Prisoners in Irons, from Images of Spain Album (F), 80

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Brush and brown wash on laid paper
Sheet: 8-1/8 x 5-5/8 in. (20.6 x 14.3cm)
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings

    Inscription: Upper right, brush and brown wash: "80"
    Upper right, dark pen and ink: "44."

  • Exhibition History

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Spain: Drawings, Prints and Photographs, Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 18, 1989–July 16, 1989.

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Goya in the Metropolitan Museum of Art," September 12, 1995–December 31, 1995.

  • Catalogue Raisonné

    Gassier/Wilson 1498; Gassier 343; Mayor 58; MMA 1995, p. 70

  • References

    An Exhibition of the Work of Goya Exh. cat., Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale. Paris, 1935, Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, Goya Exhibition, 1935, also Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1936.

    Francisco Goya : his paintings, drawings and prints. Exh. cat.: MMA January 27 - March 8. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1936, Metropolitan Museum of Art, An Exhibition of the Work of Goya, 1936, also Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, 1935, cat. no. 33.

    Harry B. Wehle "An Album of Goya's Drawings" in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. vol. 31, New York, February 1936, Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Vol. XXXI, 1936 (Feb. ), pp. 23-28 (incl. bibliography)., pp. 23-28.

    Harry B. Wehle "Fifty Drawings by Francisco Goya." MMA Papers no. 7. New York, 1938.

    Walter Mehring European Drawings from the Collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art: A Portfolio of Collotype Reproductions [Vol. 1: Italian Drawings; Vol. 2: Flemish, Dutch, German, Spanish, French, and British drawings; Vol. 3: "New Series": Italian, Flemish, Dutch, German, Spanish, French, and British drawings]. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 3 vols., New York, 1942-1944, also N.S., no. 34., cat. no. 29 (vol.2), fig. no. 29, ill.

    Fogg Museum, Harvard Art Museums Seventy Master Drawings: A Loan Exhibition Arranged in Honor of Professor Paul J. Sachs on the Occasion of his Seventieth Birthday Exh. cat., November 27, 1948 - January 6, 1949. Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1948, cat. no. 53.

    One Hundred Master Drawings [to accompany "Seventy master drawings," a loan exhibition at the Fogg Museum of Art, Nov. 1948-Jan. 1949, held on the occasion of the 70th birthday of Paul J. Sachs, and 30 additional drawings from the museum's collections]
    . edited by Agnes Mongan, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1949, p. 124, ill.

    Goya: Drawings and Prints. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1955, Metropolitan Museum of Art catalogue supplement, no. 232, fig. no. no. 232.

    Diana Brandt, Columbia University Great Master Drawings of Seven Centuries. Ex. cat. New York, Oct 13-Nov 7 1959, fig. no. no. 88, pl. LIII.

    Pierre Gassier, Juliet Wilson Bareau Goya His Life and Work. London, 1971, (ill. and Listed), fig. no. fig. 1498, part III, p. 294, ill.

    Pierre Gassier Francisco Goya Drawings, The Complete Albums. New York, 1973, ill. plate F. 80, p. 455., fig. no. no. 343, p. 492.

    A. Hyatt Mayor Goya: 67 Drawings. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1974, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1974, no.58, repr, fig. no. no. 58.

    Margret Stuffmann Goya Zeichnungen und Druckgraphik. Ex. cat., Städtische Galerie im Städelschen Kunstinstitut Frankfurt am Main, 13. Februar bis 5. April. 1981, Frankfurt am Main, Städelschen Kunstinstitut, (catalogue by Margret Stuffmann), 1981, p. 212, no. L71, repr., fig. no. no. L71.

    Europalia 85 España, Goya. Ex. cat. Bruxelles, 1985, Bruxelles, Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, 26 September - December 22, 1985, p 230, no D23, repr. in color on p. 162., fig. no. no. D23 p. 162, p. 230, p.162.

    Colta Ives, Susan Alyson Stein Goya in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ex. cat., September 12 - December 31. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1995, Baticle, Jeannine. Goya. Paris: Fayard, 1992.
    Delteil, Loys. Le peinture graveur illustré. Vols. 14 and 15, Francisco Goya. Paris, 1922.
    Gassier, Pierre. Francisco Goya, Drawings: The Complete Albums. Translated by James Emmons and Robert Allen.

    Jonathan Brown, Lisa A. Banner, A. Schulz et al. The Spanish Manner: Drawings from Ribera to Goya. Ex. cat., The Frick Collection, New York (Oct. 5, 2010 - Jan. 9, 2011). The Frick Collection New York in association with Scala Publishers, 2010, (entry by Andrew Schulz), cat. no. 47, pp. 164-66, ill.

  • See also
    In the Museum
    Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History