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Grande Hazaña! Con muertos! (Heroic feat! Against the Dead!); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 39.

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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

Drawn and etched about 1810–14

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 159, I, 2; Delteil 0158; GW: 1055

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.6 x 20.8 cm (6 1/8 x 8 3/16 in.) Sheet: 19 x 30.5 cm (7 1/2 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

51.1663

Medium or Technique

Etching and lavis, working proof

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