The blind guitarist (El ciego de la guitarra)

Etching; working proof | 35.5 x 55cm | c. 1778

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes)

In the spring of 1778 Goya submitted an oil cartoon depcting the blind guitatist to the Royal Tapestry Factory of Santa Barbara in Madrid for it to be woven into a tapestry. Because of the complexity of the design it proved too difficult for the weav...
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