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Aun podrán servir. (They can still be of use); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 24.

Inscription

Etched l.l. Goya; engraved, l.l, 12; u.l. engraved: 24; u.r. within pm. in graphite: 24; b.c. within pm. in graphite: Aun podran servir.

Marks

Half palmette and J(of JGO)

Provenance

Charles Blanc; bought for 20 pounds from Colnaghi, April 1863 by William Stirling, Keir (later Stirling-Maxwell); Archibald Stirling; Mr. and Mrs. Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA; purchased from R. M. Light, Boston, June 12, 1974 (original vote June 13, 1973).

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen, by exchange

Drawn and etched about 1810–14; whole series first published posthumously 1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 144, II, 1; Delteil 0143

Accession Number

1973.732.24

Medium or Technique

Etching, posthumous trial proof

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