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Gracias á la almorta. (Thanks to the blue [purple] vetch); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 51.

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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).

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen, by exchange

Thanks to the millet

Drawn and etched about 1812–14; whole series first published posthumously 1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 171, II; Delteil 170


Platemark: 15.6 x 20.5 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/16 in.) Sheet: 25.7 x 35.7 cm (10 1/8 x 14 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, posthumous trial proof


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