Arthur Lubow article on authenticity of Black Paintings, series of works by Francisco Goya, which depict nightmarish visions; Juan Jose.
The 14 ' Black Paintings ' paintings (now in the Museo del Prado), so called 'The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters', Goya's title to what was possibly his first.
His horrifyingly bleak Black Paintings are said to be a result of Goya going deaf. But is there another reason? As the National Gallery show. The Black Paintings by Francisco Goya