Love and death (El amor y la muerte)Artist(s)Francisco José de Goya y LucientesObject Creation Date1799Medium & Supportetching, burnished aquatint and burin on paperDimensions
12 in x 8 in (30.48 cm x 20.32 cm);8 in x 5 1/4 in (20.32 cm x 13.34 cm);8 1/2 in x 6 in (21.59 cm x 15.24 cm)Credit LineGift of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco, and partial purchase with the funds from the W. Hawkins Ferry FundLabel copy
Love and death.
(El amor y la muerte.)
Etching, burnished aquatint, and burin
Gift of Kurt Delbanco in honor of Nicholas Delbanco, and partial purchase with funds from the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund, 2008/1.152.10
Commentary: See here a Claderonian lover who, unable to laugh at his rival, dies in the arms of his beloved and loses her by his daring. It is inadvisable to draw the sword too often.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object Typeintaglio printCollection AreaWesternRights
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