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Title:

Los Caprichos

Maker:

Goya y Lucientes, Francisco José de; printmaker; Spanish artist, 1746-1828

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

1799

School/Style:

Spanish

Description:

Book

Production
Note(s):

First edition with manuscript explanations based on the Prado explanation sheets, with attempts to identify particular people, etc. , derived from the Alaya manuscript that was published by El Conde de la Vinanza, in "Goya, su tiempo, su vida y sus obras" (Madrid, 1887, pp. 327-359)
80 plates and 6 pages of manuscript notes, bound in early 19th century (German binding ?)

Technique(s):

etching
aquatint

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium
sepia; medium
paper; support

Dimension(s):

height, 308, mm
width, 205, mm

Acquisition:

bought; 1986; Artemis Fine Arts Limited

Provenance(s):

Enriqueta Harris collection; Tomas Harris collection

Acquisition Credit:

From the Gow Fund with the aid of the Regional Fund administered by the Victoria & Albert Museum on behalf of the Museums and Galleries Commission

Inscription:

stamp; verso lower centre; black ink; Tomas Harris; collector's stamp, at the verso of each plate and manuscript page

Alternative
Number:

Harris (Goya); III. 1; 1964

Documentation:

Pérez Sánchez, Alfonso E.. Sayre, Eleanor A.. 1989. Goya and the Spirit of Enlightenment.Boston (Lincs): Museum of Fine Arts, Bostonp. civ

Related Object(s):

P.8-2011; Dinos not Jake
P.9-2011; Jake not Dinos

Accession:

Object Number: P.1-1986
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 2871; input: 2000-03-10; modified: 2011-12-15)

Related
Resource:

Pharos

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/2871