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De qué sirve un taza ? (Of what use is a cup?); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 59.

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O 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 1812–14; whole series first published posthumously 1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 179, II; Delteil 178

Accession Number

1973.732.59

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, and lavis; posthumous trial proof

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