FRANCISCO GOYA (Spanish, 1746-1828)
'Ensayos’ (Trials), from Los Caprichos, plate no. 60
Engraving, scene with a witch sacrificing a man over a cauldron, with a seated cat and a skull in the foreground, 6th ed., c.1890., signed in the plate,
18 x 12.3cm
Goya’s commentary: ‘Little by little she is making progress. She is already making her first steps and in time she will know as much as her teacher'.
Provenance: Purchased from Goldmark Gallery, 1996.
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Sold for £420
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