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Paro eso habeis nacido. (This is what you were born for); from "Los Desastres de la Guerra" (Disasters of War), plate 12

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Inscription

Etched at left: Goya; engraved u.l., 12, l.l. 24; below image, Para eso habeis nacido.

Marks

No watermark

Provenance

Purchased 6/1/1911

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection, by exchange

Drawn and etched about 1810–14; published 1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 132, III, 1; Delteil 0131

Dimensions

Platemark: 16.3 x 23.7 cm (6 7/16 x 9 5/16 in.) Sheet: 24.5 x 33.5 cm (9 5/8 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

M21914.12

Medium or Technique

Etching, lavis, drypoint, and burin; posthumous first edition

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