The Bogeyman; Por Temor no Pierdas Honor (Do Not Lose Honor Through Fear); Desparate de Meido (Folly of Fear)

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


about 1812, published 1864

Etching and drypoint on wove paper


Plate: 8 11/16 × 12 9/16 in. (22 × 31.9 cm)

Sheet: 9 5/8 × 13 9/16 in. (24.4 × 34.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund


Portfolio / Series Title

Los Proverbios (or Disparates, "Follies")


Place Made: Spain, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Typied inscription outside plate in sheet: 2

Course History

SPAN 65.12, Reading Spain with Goya, Sara Munoz, Fall 2022

Spanish 31.01, Introduction to Hispanic Literature II, Sebastian Diaz, Winter 2023

Exhibition History

19th Century Prints from the Permanent Collection, Art 52, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 12-March 25, 1979.

Exhibited outside the Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 21-27, 1974, to note the opening of the Goya show at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts.

The Napoleonic Era, Strauss and Barrows Galleries and Barrows Windows, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 29-September 3, 1979.


Lili Harleman Kohler (wife of Dartmouth Professor Wolfgang Kohler, 1887-1967), Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1973.

Catalogue Raisonne


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