The National Museum of Western Art

update 02 February 2014

Currently not on display

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes [Fuendetodos, 1746 - Bordeaux, 1828]

<Los Caprichos>: You will not escape

Date1799
Materials/Techniquesetching and burnished aquatint
Size (cm)21.6 x 15.1 (plate); 29.5 x 20.2 (paper)
InscriptionsInscribed in upper right margin: 72.; in lower margin: No te escaparás.
Standard ref.Delteil 109; Harris 107; Gassier/Wilson 596
CategoryPrints
Collection NumberG.1984-0086

Provenance

Wildenstein, New York; Minneapolis Institute of Art (1962); David Tunick Inc., New York (1983); Bijutsu Shiryo Center, Tokyo; Purchased by the NMWA, 1984.

Exhibition History

1988
Seiyo kindai hanga ni miru ‘yume to gensou no keifu’, The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma, 11 June 1988 - 10 July 1988
2009
Iconomorphosis: Selected Graphics from the NMWA Collection, The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo, 7 July 2009 - 16 August 2009, cat. no. 120

Bibliography

1954
Usami, Eiji. Goya to Akuma: Caprichos-ron. Bijutsu Hihyo. June, 1954 (in Japanese)
1955
Levitine, George. Literary sources of Goya's Capricho 43. Art Bulletin. vol. 37, no. 1, March 1955, pp. 55-59.
1961
Glendinning, Nigel. The monk and the soldier in plate 58 of Goya's Caprichos. Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes. vol. 24, no. 1/2, January - June 1961, pp. 115-120.
1963
Crispolti, Enrico. Processo elaborativo e cronolgía dei Caprichos di Goya. Scritti di storia dell'arte in onore di Mario Salmi. vol. 3, Roma, De Luca, 1963, pp. 319-433.
1964
[Konno, Masaru]. Goya "Los Caprichos": De-mon no hateshinai kokuhatsu. Bijutsu Techo. no. 240, August, 1964, pp. 104-110. (in Japanese)
1970
Hohl, Hanna. Guiseppe Maria Mitellis "Alfabeto in sogno" und Francisco de Goyas "Sueño de la razón". Museum und Kunst: Beiträge für Alfred Hantzen. Grohn, Hans Werner; Stubbe, Wolf, eds. Hamburg, Christians, 1970, pp. 109-118.
1976
Glendinning, Nigel. Imaginacíon de Goya: Nuevas fuentes para algunos de sus dibujos y pinturas. Archivo Español de Arte. tomo 49, 1976, pp. 273-292.
1977
Imaizumi, Atsuo. "Goya no 'Caprichos'". Goya no dohanga/Caprichos (exh. cat.). Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art; RKK Kumamoto Broadcasting. Kumamoto, Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art, 1977, [n.p.] (in Japanese)
1978
Nilson, Sten Ake. The ass sequence in los Caprichos. Konsthistorisk Tidskrift. vol.47, June 1978, pp. 27-38.
1978
Glendinning, Nigel. Goya on women in the Caprichos: The case of Castillo's wife. Apollo. February 1978, pp. 130-134.
1979
Yukiyama, Koji. Study of Goya's Caprichos (I) On no. 43 "El sueño de la razón produce monstruos". Annual bulletin of the National Museum of Western Art. no. 12 (1977), 1979, pp. 50-76, repr. (in Japanese)
1986
Murakami, Satoshi. A Report on Goya's Los Caprichos in the collection of the Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art. "de arte": Journal of the Kyushu Art Society. no. 2, March, 1986, pp. 63-78. (in Japanese)
1988
Annual bulletin of the National Museum of Western Art. No. 19 (1984), 1988, Yukiyama, Koji. New Acquisitions 1984. p. 20-21, Catalogue of the New Acquisitions 1984. pp. 42-93, repr.
1988
Alcalá Flecha, Roberto. Literatura e ideología en el arte de Goya. Zaragoza, Diputación General de Aragón, 1988, pp. 342-347.
1989
Murakami, Satoshi. Goya's Los Caprichos: Data catalogue for the priority of the impressions through a minute analysis based on Tomás Harris' catalogue raisonné. Bulletin of Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art. vol. 3, 1989, pp. 149-180. (in Japanese)
1992
Wilson-Bareau, Juliet. Goya, la década de los Caprichos: Dibujos y aguafuertes (exh. cat.). Madrid, Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando, 1992, pp. 106-107.
1996
Caprichos de Francisco de Goya: Una aproximación y tres estudios. Madrid, Calcografía Nacional, 1996, [vol. 2] no. 72.
2000
Schulz, Andrew. Satirizing the senses: The representation of perception in Goya's Los Caprichos. Art History. vol. 23, no. 2, June 2000, pp. 153-181.

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