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

There was no remedy

Etching and aquatint, 217 x 152 mm

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.