Paper Size: 30,7 x 23,0 cm / 12.1 x 9.1 in; AN EXTREMELY RARE PROOF BEFORE LETTERS ON IMPERIAL JAPANESE PAPER.
Originally attributed to Goya, this wonderful etching was first printed in 1902.
More recent scholarship attributes this etching to Eugenio Lucas, Goya's most important follower. IT IS LUCAS' ONLY KNOWN PRINT.; Reference: Delteil app. 2; Arnáiz p. 163
Eugenio Lucas Velázquez was a Spanish painter who worked in the Romantic style and was known for genre and costumbrista scenes which often featured fantastic elements.