Lot 246: FRANCISCO JOSÉ DE GOYA Esto si que es leer.
November 3, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
FRANCISCO JOSÉ DE GOYA
Esto si que es leer.
Aqautint and etching, circa 1799. 215x145 mm; 8 1/2x5 3/4 inches, full margins. First edition. From Los Caprichos. A very good, early impression, with the several light tones of aquatint on the highlighted, seated figure still showing.QL>
With additional hand coloring in watercolor, not by Goya himself, but contemporary to the printing of the impression. Delteil 66; Harris 64.