Lot 245: FRANCISCO JOSÉ DE GOYA Están Calientes.
03 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
FRANCISCO JOSÉ DE GOYA
Aquatint and etching, circa 1799. 215x150 mm; 8 1/2x6 inches, full margins. First edition. From Los Caprichos. A superb, dark, early and proof-like impression with the different tones of aquatint and the burnishing throughout distinct and with very strong contrasts.
With additional hand coloring in watercolor, not by Goya himself, but contemporary to the printing of the impression. Delteil 50; Harris 48.