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Enterrar y callar. (Bury them and keep quiet); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 18.

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Inscription

Etched l.l.: Goya; u.r. within pm. in graphite: 18; verso, in graphite: 18.

Marks

No watermark

Provenance

Valentín Carderera y Solano (1796-1880, Madrid); about 1854-60, to Sir William Stirling (later Stirling-Maxwell), Baronet of Keir (b. 1818 - d. 1878); to Brigadier-General Archibald Stirling of Keir; to Colnaghi (London); to Philip Hofer (Lugt 282, Cambridge); 1951, sold by Philip Hofer to MFA. (Accession Date: September 13, 1951)

Credit Line

1951 Purchase Fund

Bury them and be quiet

Drawn and etched about 1810–14

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 138, I, 3-4; Delteil 0137

Dimensions

Platemark: 16.3 x 23.7 cm (6 7/16 x 9 5/16 in.) Sheet: 21.8 x 32.3 cm (8 9/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1641

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypont, burin, lavis, and burnishing; working proof

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