16 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 500
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 600
Francisco de Goya (1746-1828)
Miren que grabes!, plate 63 from: Los Caprichos (Harris 98)
etching with burnished aquatint, 1881-86, on wove paper, probably from the fifth edition, trimmed on three sides, glued to the front mount and previously taped along top edge, with a resultant adhesive stain along the upper sheet edge verso, repaired worm holes in left and right margins, some foxing at the right margin recto, otherwise in good condition; with Duendecitos (H. 84), plate 63 from Los Caprichos, by the same hand, possibly sixth edition, a short tear at upper right margin, some pale mount staining, glued and taped along top edge to the front mount, with resultant adhesive stain
P. 215 x 150 mm., S. 307 x 218 mm. (and similar) (2)
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