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Bien te se está. (It serves you right); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 6.


Etched l.l., Goya; engraved u.l. 6; 1.1:26(poorly printed, the 2 not visable); in graphite, u.r. inside pm, 6 below image, outside pm., Bien te se está.


No watermark


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 through R. M. Light, Boston, June 12, 1974 (Original vote June 13, 1973).

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. André Merminod and Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Wheelwright, by exchange

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 126, II; Delteil 0125

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching, sulfur tint and/or lavis (open bite), aquatint (?) and burin; posthumous trial proof


Prints and Drawings