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Caridad. (Charity); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 27.


l.l. in burin Goya 1810; u.l., in burin, engraved 27 (faint); u.r. within pm. in graphite: 27; l.l. in burin, l.l.; b.c. outside pm. in graphite: Caridad.


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 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 1810; whole series first published posthumously 1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 147, II; Delteil 146

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, burin, lavis, and burnisher; posthumous trial proof


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