Francisco de Goya
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29. Esto si que es leer
Medium: Etching, burnished aquatint and drypoint
Size: 150 x 215 mm
Description: Esto si que es leer (That certainly is being able to read) Original etching, burnished aquatint and drypoint on paper from the first edition of 'Los Caprichos'. Goya's commentary: They are combing his hair, they are putting on his shoes, he is sleeping and he is studying. No one shall say that he is not making the most of his time.
Ref: Harris 64
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