Francisco De Goya (1746-1828) - Caprichos Blatt # 60 "Ensayos " (Versuche)

Description
Francisco De Goya (1746-1828) - Caprichos Blatt # 60 "Ensayos " (Versuche)
Etching, aquatint, graver - Plate signed - 1922

Francisco José De Goya y Lucientes (1746 - 1828)
"Caprichos" sheet # 60, title: Ensayos (trials)
Etching, aquatint, drypoint
Signed in the plate / bottom left (compare photo)
The print comes from the original plate, which was galvanised in 1887.
Publisher Hugo Schmidt Munich, 1922 (edition in copper gravure)

Edition of 500, here numbered engraving copy # 10 (compare photo)
Copperplate printing in good condition
Sheet dimensions: 180 mm x 123 mm
Image dimensions: 297 mm x 197 mm
The contemporary commentary on this depiction of the witches' novices (handwritten manuscript of Goya ? in the Prado) states: "Bit by bit you move forward, she takes the first steps and over time she will know more than her teacher."

Lot details
Object
Print
Artist
Francisco De Goya (1746-1828)
Title of artwork
Caprichos Blatt # 60 "Ensayos " (Versuche)
Period
1920-1929
Year
1922
Technique
Etching, aquatint, graver
Signature
Plate signed
Condition
In good condition
Total dimensions
0×197×297 mm
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