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For Heaven's sake: and it was her mother

For Heaven's sake: and it was her mother
(Dios la perdone: y era su madre)
(1797-1798); published 1799
plate 16 from Los Caprichos (The Caprices) series 1799

etching, aquatint and drypoint printed in sepia ink
17.6 × 12.5 cm (image) 19.9 × 14.9 cm (plate) 23.1 × 17.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Madrid, Spain
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Harris 51.III.1
inscribed in plate above image u.r.c.: 16.
inscribed in plate below image l.l.-l.r.: Dios la perdone: Y era su madre.
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1976
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display