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Lo merecia. (He deserved it); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 29.


u.r. within pm in graphite: 27; b.c. outside pm. in graphite: Lo merecia.


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 about 1820–23; whole series first published posthumously 1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 149, II, 1; Delteil 0148

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, and burin; posthumous trial proof


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