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No saben el camino. (They do not know the way); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 70 (one of the "caprichos enfáticos").

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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).

Drawn and etched about 1814–15; whole series first published posthumously 1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 190, II; Delteil 189

Accession Number

1973.732.70

Medium or Technique

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

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