Francisco de Goya

1746-1828

Well-known Folly


Well-known Folly by Francisco de Goya

 

Etching, burnished aquatintc.1816-23245x355mm[sheet 293x440mm]

Reference: Harris 266 III

 

From Los Proverbios, one of four additional plates, prepared for the series but unpublished until 1877. A fine strong impression from this posthumous but first edition printed by François Liénard in Paris and published in the French periodical, L'Art.
Some signs of handling, minor creases and small tears at the edge of the sheet but generally in excellent condition

 

£750