Swallow it, dog. (Tragala perro.)Artist(s)Francisco José de Goya y LucientesObject Creation Date1799Medium & Supportetching, burnished aquatint and drypoint on paperDimensions
12 in x 8 in (30.48 cm x 20.32 cm);8 1/8 in x 4 7/8 in (20.64 cm x 12.38 cm);8 1/2 in x 5 7/8 in (21.59 cm x 14.92 cm)Credit LineGift of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco, and partial purchase with the funds from the W. Hawkins Ferry FundLabel copy
Swallow it, dog.
Etching, burnished aquatint, and drypoint
Gift of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco, and partial purchase with funds from the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund, 2008/1.152.58
Commentary: He who lives amongst men will be irremediably vexed. If he wants to avoid it he will have to go and live in the mountains, but when he is there he will discover that to live alone is vexatious.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object Typeintaglio printCollection AreaWesternRights
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