Disparate de Carnabal (Carnival Folly) - Plate 14 from Los Disparates by Francisco Goya

Disparate de Carnabal (Carnival Folly) - Plate 14 from Los Disparates by Francisco Goya

Disparate de Carnabal (Carnival Folly) - Plate 14 from Los Disparates

Francisco Goya

Title

Disparate de Carnabal (Carnival Folly) - Plate 14 from Los Disparates

 
Artist

Francisco Goya

  1746 - 1828 (biography)
Year
1816 -1823; printed later 
Technique
etching and aquatint 
Image Size
9 5/8 x 13 5/8" platemark; 8-1/4 x 12-5/16" image 
Signature
unsigned, as usual 
Edition Size
100 
Annotations
numbered "14" in the upper right corner, outside of image. 
Reference
Harris 261; D. 215 
Paper
buff laid, no watermark 
State
edition iii or iv; 1891 - 1902 
Publisher
Real Academia 
Inventory ID
DOEN109 
Price
$1,000.00 
Description
Alternate title and proverb: "Alegrias antruejo, que manana seras cenzia" - "Rejoice, carnival, for tomorrow thou will be ashes"; "Si la locura fuese dolores, en cada casa darian voces" - "If madness were pains, there would be shouts from every house". There is no known drawing for this print, the copper plate is in the Calcografia in Madrid