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Que valor! (What courage!); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 7.

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Inscription

engraved u.l. 7; below image, Que valor!

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No watermark

Provenance

Charles Blanc; bought for 20 pounds from Colnaghi, April 1863 by William Stirling, Keir (later Stirling-Maxwell); Archibald Stirling; Mr. and Mrs. Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA; purchased through R. M. Light, Boston, June 12, 1974 (original vote June 13, 1973).

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Russell W. Baker and Bequest of William Perkins Babcock, by exchange

Drawn and etched about 1810–14; whole series first published posthumously 1863

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 127, II, 1; Delteil 0126

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.8 x 20.9 cm (6 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.) Sheet: 25.8 x 35.5 cm (10 3/16 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

1973.732.7

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnisher, drypoint, and burin; posthumous trial proof

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