Great Art: Hobgoblins (Duendecitos) by Francisco Goya (Interpretation and Analysis)

Source: Royal Academy of Arts

Today, Francisco Goya is known as one of the most creative and forward-looking artists of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. This was a turbulent time in Europe, marked by war, revolution, and intellectual and political upheaval. This chaos provided ample artistic subjects for Goya, and current events and social attitudes became…