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Francisco de Goya (aka Francisco de Goya y Lucientes)

(Fuendetodos, Spain, March 30, 1746 - April 16, 1828, Bordeaux, France)

Los Caprichos, 1st edition, plate 1, Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Pintor (Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Painter), 1799
Etching and aquatint on paper
5 1/4 x 4 5/16 in. (13.34 x 10.95 cm)

Creation Place: Europe, Spanish
Technique: Etching and aquatint
Credit Line: Gift of Norton Simon
Accession Number: P74.30

1st edition, Plate 1. Dated 1799

Joanne Julian, Francisco Goya's Los Caprichos (Santa Clarita: College of the Canyons Art Gallery, 2005), 3 (illustrated/color).
Nancy Eickel, The Sleep of Reason: Reality and Fantasy in the Print Series of Goya (Washington D.C.: The Trust for Museum Exhibitions, 1992), 13 (illustrated/color) cat. no. 1.

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  • Image Dimensions: 5 1/4 x 4 5/16 in. (13.34 x 10.95 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen
  • Plate Dimensions: 8 5/16 x 5 7/8 in. (21.11 x 14.92 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen
  • Sheet Dimensions: 11 13/16 x 7 7/8 in. (30 x 20 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

Bibliography List
This object has the following bibliographic references:
  • The Sleep of Reason. The Sleep of Reason The Trust for Museum Exhibitions. Washington D.C., 1992
    Page Number: 13, Figure Number: cat. no. 1
  • Francisco Goya's Los Caprichos. Francisco Goya's Los Caprichos College of the Canyons Art Gallery. Santa Clarita, CA, 2005
    Page Number: 3

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