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Plate A from the 'Disparates':Well-Known Folly

Series/Portfolio:
One of the four additonal plates prepared for but not published in the set titled Los Disparates (Los Proverbios)
Artist:
Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)
Date:
ca. 1816–23 (published before 1877)
Medium:
Etching and burnished aquatint
Dimensions:
Plate: 9 5/8 × 13 3/4 in. (24.5 × 35 cm) Sheet: 11 in. × 14 15/16 in. (28 × 38 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry G. Friedman, 1962
Accession Number:
62.635.798
Not on view
One of the four additonal plates prepared for the set but not included in the posthumous first edition published by the Academia de San Fernando in Madrid in 1864 under the title 'Los Proverbios',
Harry G. Friedman; Donor: Harry G. Friedman
Harris 266.II, posthumous,printed prior to 1877
Tomás Harris Goya: Engravings and Lithographs Vol. I: Text and Illustrations; Vol.II: Catalogue Raisonné. Oxford, 1964.



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