What a tailor can do! (Lo que puede un sastre!)Artist(s)Francisco José de Goya y LucientesObject Creation Date1799Medium & Supportetching, burnished aquatint, drypoint and burin on paperDimensions
12 in x 8 in (30.48 cm x 20.32 cm);8 7/16 in x 5 5/16 in (21.43 cm x 13.49 cm);8 1/4 in x 4 7/8 in (20.96 cm x 12.38 cm)Credit LineGift of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco, and partial purchase with the funds from the W. Hawkins Ferry FundLabel copy
What a tailor can do!
(Lo que puede un sastre!)
Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin
Gift of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco, and partial purchase with funds from the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund, 2008/1.152.52
Commentary: How often can some ridiculous creature be suddenly transformed into a presumptuous coxcomb who is nothing but appears to be much. That is what can be done by the ability of a tailor and the stupidity of those who judge things by their appearance.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object Typeintaglio printCollection AreaWesternRights
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