Old Man on a Swing (Le Vieux se Balaçant)
Photo Credit: photo: R. Lee
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Old Man on a Swing (Le Vieux se Balaçant)ca. 1824-1828 (restrike printed 1960)
Francisco de Goya, Spanish, (1746–1828)
- genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
- restrikes - Impressions made from a printing surface or a die after the original edition or issue has been completed; refers especially to prints and to coins. [December 1992 descriptor added.]
- satire - Artistic device holding up human folly and vice to scorn, derision, or ridicule. [November 1994 scope note added; related term added; alternate term added. May 1994 related term added.]
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