Past exhibitions: Curses, Blasphemies, Lamentations: Goya & Rodin (Spring 2017): Los Caprichos Nr. 1

Francisco DE GOYA Y LUCIENTES (1746-1828)1. Francisco Goya y Lucientes, pintor1. Francisco Goya y Lucientes, paintorBorn in rural Aragón in 1746, Goya was exposed to the artistic world from an early age, as his father was a gilder.  This would have allowed the young Goya to experience contact with the artistic and professional world first hand from a young age.  After studying and working for a few years under Luzán in Zaragoza and Francisco Bayeu in Madrid, Goya enhanced his position at court and ingratiated himself with the wealthy and the powerful through numerous commissioned works.Aquatint and etching31 x 41 x 3 cm
Los Caprichos Nr. 1, 1797-1798

Francisco DE GOYA Y LUCIENTES (1746-1828) 

1. Francisco Goya y Lucientes, pintor 

1. Francisco Goya y Lucientes, paintor 

Born in rural Aragón in 1746, Goya was exposed to the artistic world from an early age, as his father was a gilder. This would have allowed the young Goya to experience contact with the artistic and professional world first hand from a young age. After studying and working for a few years under Luzán in Zaragoza and Francisco Bayeu in Madrid, Goya enhanced his position at court and ingratiated himself with the wealthy and the powerful through numerous commissioned works. 

Aquatint and etching 

31 x 41 x 3 cm