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Fuerte cosa es! (This is too much!); from "Los Desastres de la Guerra" (Disasters of War), plate 31

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Inscription

Engraved, u.l. 31, l.l., 32; b.c. Fuerte cosa es!

Marks

J. and Half-palmette

Provenance

Purchased 6/1/1911

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection, by exchange

Drawn and etched about 1810–14; published 1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 151, III, 1; Delteil 0150

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.5 x 20.8 cm (6 1/8 x 8 3/16 in.) Sheet: 24.5 x 33.5 cm (9 5/8 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

M21914.31

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, burin (?), and burnishing scratches; posthumous first edition

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