Pobrecitas! (Poor Little Girls!), plate 22 from the series Los Caprichos (Caprices)

Francisco Jose de Goya y Lucientes, Spanish, 1746 - 1828

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1799

Etching and burnished aquatint on paper

first edition

Overall: 9 11/16 × 13 7/8 in. (24.6 × 35.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Jean and Adolph Weil Jr. 1935 Fund

2010.43

Geography/Culture

Europe, Spain

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

In plate, top left: 22; in plate, below image: Pobrecitas!

Course History

ARTH 17.2, FILM 50, When Media Were New, Katie Hornstein, Spring 2014

SPAN 31, Introduction to Hispanic Studies II: 18th and 19th Centuries, Txetxu Aguado, Winter 2014

SPAN 31, Introduction to Hispanic Studies II: 18th and 19th Centuries, Jose del Pino, Winter 2014

Published References

Harris, Tomás. Goya: Engravings and Lithographs. 2 vols. Oxford: Bruno Cassirer, 1964, 92, cat. no. 57. Sparagni, Tulliola. “Imagination and Reality, Drean and History in the Prints and Drawings of Francisco Goya: Los Caprichos, Los Desastres de la Guerra, Los Disparates.” In Francisco Goya: Los Caprichos, Los Desastres de la Guerra, Los Disparates, 17–22. Exhibition catalogue. Québec and Milan: MMBA/MMFA, distributed by Edizioni Gabriele Mazzotta, 2001.

Provenance

Hill-Stone, Inc., New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2010.

Catalogue Raisonne

Harris 57

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