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Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
Spanish, 1746-1828

The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters, plate 43 from Los Caprichos, 1797/99

Etching and aquatint on ivory laid paper
181 x 122 mm (image); 214 x 151 mm (plate); 301 x 207 mm (sheet)

Clarence Buckingham Collection, 1948.110.43

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