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Con razon ó sin ella. (Rightly or Wrongly); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 2.

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Inscription

In graphite, u.r. 2; engraved, l.l.: 36; u.r. corner, graphite (later hand): Total 75(the 5 written over 8)

Marks

No watermark

Provenance

Carderera; Stirling-Maxwell. Purchased by MFA, September 1951.

Credit Line

1951 Purchase Fund

With or without cause

Whether right or wrong

Drawn and etched about 1810–14

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 122, I, 2; Delteil 0121

Dimensions

Platemark: 15 x 20.9 cm (5 7/8 x 8 1/4 in.) Sheet: 21.3 x 31.7 cm (8 3/8 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

51.1623

Medium or Technique

Etching, lavis (direct bite) over sand or salt aquatint, drypoint, scraping, and burnishing; working proof

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