Devout profession (Devota profesion)

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Devout profession (Devota profesion)

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes

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Medium & Support
etching, aquatint and drypoint on paper

12 in x 8 in (30.48 cm x 20.32 cm);7 7/8 in x 4 15/16 in (20 cm x 12.54 cm);8 1/8 in x 5 11/16 in (20.64 cm x 14.45 cm)

Credit Line
Gift of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco, and partial purchase with the funds from the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund

Label copy
Plate 70
Devout profession.
(Devota profesion.)
Etching, aquatint, and drypoint
Gift of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco, and partial purchase with funds from the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund, 2008/1.152.70
Commentary: “Will you swear to obey and respect your masters and superiors, to sweep the garrets, to spin tow, to ring bells, to howl, to yell, to fly, to cook, to grease, to suck, to back, to blow, to fry, everything whatever time you are ordered to?” “I swear.” “Well then, my girl, you are now a witch. Congratulations.”

Primary Object Classification

Primary Object Type
intaglio print

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