Goya in the Prado
May 6 – May 31, 1976
Main Floor, Galleries 69, 70, 71 (3,000 sq. ft.)
THIS EXHIBITION IS NO LONGER ON VIEW AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY.
Overview: 8 paintings by Francisco de Goya included 2 early tapestry cartoons, 2 portraits, 2 Black Paintings, and the celebrated pair La Maja Desnuda and La Maja Vestida. They were lent by the government of Spain as a contribution to the American Bicentennial celebrations. The Majas were shown separately in a large room.
Catalog: Goya in the Prado. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1976.