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Por qué? (Why?); from "Los Desastres de la Guerra" (Disasters of War), plate 32

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Inscription

Engraved, u.l. 32, 1.1l. 49, bc: "por que?"

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 152, III, 1; Delteil 0151

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.7 x 20.9 cm (6 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.) Sheet: 24.5 x 33.5 cm (9 5/8 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

M21914.32

Medium or Technique

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

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