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Maja: P.1068-R

Object information

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Translated as: A "Maja", with dark background


Printmaker: Goya y Lucientes, Francisco José de



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1917) by Murray, Charles Fairfax


1824 - 1859


Third state. Executed in Bordeaux between 1824 and 1828, printed in the Calcografia in 1859 for John Savile Lumley.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 190 mm Width 124 mm
Sheet Height 250 mm Width 190 mm

Techniques used in production

Burnishing (printmaking)

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1068-R
Primary reference Number: 2487
Harris (Goya): 30 III
Delteil: 28
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Maja" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-02-04 13:56:35

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