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Qué alborato es este? (What is this hubbub?); from "Los Desastres de la Guerra" (Disasters of War), plate 65 (one of the "caprichos enfáticos")

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Provenance

Purchased 6/1/1911

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection, by exchange

Drawn and etched about 1814–15; published 1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 185, III, 1; Delteil 0184

Dimensions

Platemark: 17.5 x 22 cm (6 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.) Sheet: 24.5 x 33.5 cm (9 5/8 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

M21914.65

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aqatint/lavis (sulfur tint?), burin, and burnisher; posthumous first edition

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