Caprichos: Here Comes the Bogey-Man (Que viene el coco)
Francisco de Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746-1828)
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  • Artist Name: Francisco de Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746-1828)
  • Title: Caprichos: Here Comes the Bogey-Man (Que viene el coco)
  • Date: 1799
  • Medium: Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin on laid paper
  • Edition: 1st edition
  • Dimensions: sheet: 10 7/8 x 8 in. (27.62 x 20.32 cm); plate: 8 7/16 x 5 7/8 in. (21.43 x 14.92 cm)
  • Credit Line: Norton Simon Art Foundation
  • Accession Number: M.1974.04.1.03.G
  • Copyright: © Norton Simon Art Foundation

Object Information

(Sale, New York, Sotheby’s, 29 June 1971, to);
William Matson Roth;
[R. E. Lewis, Larkspur, Calif., sold 8 April 1974, to];
Norton Simon Art Foundation.

Francisco de Goya's 'Los Caprichos'

  • Norton Simon Museum, 1987-02-19 to 1987-07-19
  • Campbell, Sara, Collector Without Walls: Norton Simon and His Hunt for the Best, 2010, cat. 1010 p. 362
  • Juliet Wilson-Bareau, Goya in the Norton Simon Museum, 2016, cat. 39 pp. 101, 263

Additional Artwork by Artist

Copies after Velázquez: Isabel de Borbón Francisco de Goya y Lucientes 1778-79
Copies after Velázquez: Un infante de España (Infante Don Fernando) Francisco de Goya y Lucientes c. 1778-79
Desastres de la Guerra Francisco de Goya y Lucientes c. 1810-15

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