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Ni mas ni menos (Neither More nor Less), plate 41
  • Francisco de Goya
    1746–1828
    born: Fuentetodos, Spain ; died: Bordeaux, France
  • Ni mas ni menos (Neither More nor Less), plate 41, 1797–1798
  • Los Caprichos
  • Where object was made: Spain
  • etching, aquatint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 180 x 129 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 198 x 140 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 293 x 222 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0067
Description
Exhibitions

Monochromatic image of two animals in an interior. There is a seated donkey on the left side. The donkey is in profile facing right. It has a white head and neck and a gray body. There is a monkey seated on a box on the right side. The monkey is in profile facing left and holds a paintbrush and palette. There is an easel between the two animals with a painting of a donkey wearing a wig.