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The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters

Dante faints after hearing Francesca’s story
The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes

Spanish, 1746–1828

The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters (El Sueño de la Razon Produce Monstruos), plate 43 of Los Capricos, second edition, ca. 1803

Etching and aquatint

7 1/8 x 4 3/ 4 in. (18.1 x 12.2 cm)

Membership Purchase Fund

63.108