Artwork Information

  • Title:

    They Are Overcome With Sleep (Las Rinde El SueГ±o)

  • Artist:

    Goya, Francisco

  • Artist Bio:

    Spanish, 1746–1828

  • Date:

    etched 1794-1798, published 1803

  • Medium:

    Etching and aquatint

  • Dimensions:

  • Credit Line:

    Wichita Art Museum, Gift of Mr. Robert Fizzell

  • Object Number:


  • Display:

    Not Currently on Display

About the Artwork

One should not wake them up; sleep is perhaps the only happiness of wretches.


No hay que dispertarlas tal vez el sueño es la única felicidad de los desdichados.