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Hizonon Dios y Maravillamos Nos (It is Amazing-and we were made by God)
  • Francisco de Goya
    1746–1828
    born: Fuentetodos, Spain ; died: Bordeaux, France
  • Hizonon Dios y Maravillamos Nos (It is Amazing-and we were made by God), mid 1700s–early 1800s
  • Los Proverbios, plate 6 [1891-1904]
  • Where object was made: Spain
  • etching, burnished aquatint
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 244 x 347 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 300 x 436 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 13 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 3/4 x 17 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Bequest of George and Annette Cross Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1989.0157
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Description

One man faces another down with a spear-like weapon, as he threatens another, who cowers. Another figure without a head slinks off into the night.