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Francisco de Goya

Goya - 76. ¿Està? Pues, como digo ... Eh! Cuidado! Si No!

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76. ¿Està? Pues, como digo ... Eh! Cuidado! Si No!

Date: 1799

Medium: Etching with burnished aquatint

Size: 150 x 215 mm

Condition: Good

Description:
¿Està? Pues, como digo ... Eh! Cuidado! Si No! (You understand? Well, as I say ... eh! Look out! Otherwise!)
Original etching with burnished aquatint from the first edition of 'Los Caprichos'.

Goya's commentary:
The cockade and baton make this stupid bore think he is a superior being, and he abuses the office entrusted in him to annoy everyone who knows him; he is proud, insolent, vain with all who are his inferiors; servile and abject with those who are his superiors.

Ref: Harris 111

Price: £7,500

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