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Esto es la verdadero (This is the Truth) ("Disasters of War", no. 82)

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Inscription

u.r. within pm. in graphite: 82

Marks

No watermark

Provenance

Valentín Carderera y Solano (?), Madrid (1796-1880); Sir William Stirling (later Stirling-Maxwell), Bart of Keir (1818-1878); Brigadier-General Archibald Stirling, of Keir; Colnaghi, London; Purchased by MFA, Boston (Lugt 282), through Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984); Purchased Sept. 13, 1951.

Credit Line

1951 Purchase Fund

Disasters of War, Plate 82 (caprichos enfáticos)

1814–15

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 202; Delteil D. 201

Dimensions

Platemark: 17.5 x 21.5 cm (6 7/8 x 8 7/16 in.) Sheet: 22.0 x 21.5 cm (8 11/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1696

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, touched with black crayon, working proof

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