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Iluvia de Toros (Disparate de Tontos)

ca. 1779 (printed ca. 1877)
18th/19th century
238 x 352 mm (9.4 x 13.9 in.)

Francisco de Goya, Spanish, (1746–1828)

Alternative title: Make Way for Bulls and Wind
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching, aquatint, and possibly drypoint on fine laid paper
State: Third state
Print impression quality: Excellent
Series: from The Proverbs (Los Proverbios; Los Disparates) [published later, outside the set]
Edition: Prepared for Los Proverbios but unpublished until late 19th century; made by Francois Lienard for “L’Art,” 1877, Tome II
Bibliography: Tomás Harris 269 iii, giving plate dimensions of 295 x 430 mm.; Loys Delteil 223 ii.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1973
Accession Number: 1973.1.2.4

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  • animals - This section can use more hierarchical (quasi-Linnaean) refinement in future; extant terms were assembled into a fairly flat and slightly redundant structure to expedite conversion.
  • bulls
  • 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.]

  • plate Dimensions: 238 x 352 mm (9.4 x 13.9 in.)

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