Francisco Goya

Man Looking for Fleas in his Shirt



Francisco Goya - Man Looking for Fleas in his Shirt

Literature

Gassier and Wilson 1679
Gudiol 759/726


Exhibitions

2006 Goya's Last Works, Nr. 17
1994 Goya: Truth and Fantasy, The Small Paintings, Nr. 104

Provenance

Luis de Portilla
Portilla sale, Madrid, 16 Feb. 1880, nr. 192
Warwick, Paris
Schidhoff, Paris
Baron von Schlumberger, Vienna
Tomás Harris, London, by 1938
with Durlacher Bros., NY, by 1941
Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Price, Los Angeles, by 1956
Mr. and Mrs. Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA
R.M. Light, Boston, through whom purchased by MFA 12 June 1974

External links

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Accession number 1973.733

Other works by Francisco Goya


Francisco Goya Queen Maria Luisa in Court Dress
Queen Maria Luisa in Court Dress
1800-1801

Francisco Goya Sketch for The Last Supper
Sketch for The Last Supper

Francisco Goya Antonia Zárate
Antonia Zárate
1811

Francisco Goya Cannibals Contemplating Human Remains
Cannibals Contemplating Human Remains

Francisco Goya
Man Looking for Fleas in his Shirt
1824-25
6 x 5.9 cm
Carbon black and watercolour on ivory
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
M.M. Karolik Fund