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They Spin Finely, plate 44 from Los Caprichos

A work made of etching and aquatint on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching and aquatint on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1797/99

Artist:

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
Spanish, 1746-1828

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Status

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Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes

Title

They Spin Finely, plate 44 from Los Caprichos

Place

Spain (Artist's nationality)

Date

1797–1799

Medium

Etching and aquatint on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 18.9 × 12.9 cm (7 1/2 × 5 1/8 in.); Plate: 21.5 × 15.2 cm (8 1/2 × 6 in.); Sheet: 30.1 × 20.7 cm (11 7/8 × 8 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1948.110.44

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