To rise and to fall (Subir y bajar)Artist(s)Francisco José de Goya y LucientesObject Creation Date1799Medium & Supportetching and burnished aquatint on paperDimensions
12 in x 8 in (30.48 cm x 20.32 cm);8 7/16 in x 5 7/16 in (21.43 cm x 13.81 cm);8 in x 5 in (20.32 cm x 12.7 cm)Credit LineGift of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco, and partial purchase with the funds from the W. Hawkins Ferry FundLabel copy
To rise and to fall.
(Subir y bajar.)
Etching and burnished aquatint
Gift of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco, and partial purchase with funds from the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund, 2008/1.152.56
Commentary: Fortune maltreats those who court her. Efforts to rise she rewards with hot air and those who have risen she punishes by downfall.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object Typeintaglio printCollection AreaWesternRights
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