GOYA Y LUCIENTES, Francisco de
(b. 1746, Fuendetodos, d. 1828, Bordeaux)

There was no remedy

1797-98
Etching and aquatint, 217 x 152 mm
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This is Plate 24 from the series Los Caprichos.

Those condemned by the Inquisition were publicly paraded wearing a distinctive conical hat signaling their disgrace.In 1807 a French traveller in valencia watched an alleged witch, "her upper body bared to the waist", being lead through every quarter of the town.