Nadie nos ha visto (Nobody saw us)

Francisco Jose de Goya, Lucientes, 18th century, Europe

The penultimate print No-one saw us, shows a group of monks who secretly went to a wine cellar. Disfigured faces without decency, making grimaces, simply ugly or even strange, gathered near a barrel and drink wine.

Francisco Jose de Goya y Lucientes (1746 – 1828)
printmaker,
Nadie nos ha visto (Nobody saw us)
etching and engraving -1799 (2nd edition ca 1820)
Second last print of the series Los Caprichos
(No 79), 1799
Image: 19.5 cm x 13.6 cm
Plate: 21 cm x 15 cm – Sheet: 30.7 cm x 22.2 cm
Spanish school
No 3943 – Αcquisition 2018