But They Are of Another Breed (Si son de otro linage.) Disasters of War 61

about 1812
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

GW 1096; H 181, I, 3; D 0180

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.6 x 20.8 cm (6 1/8 x 8 3/16 in.) Sheet: 22 x 32.5 cm (8 11/16 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1682

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint (working proof)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

GW: 1096. Working proof, before final number, title, before additional burnishing (H. I, 3).

Inscription

Upper left in black ink: 42; upper right in graphite pencil: 61; lower left in etching: 35

Provenance

1863, sold by Valentín Carderera y Solano (b. 1796–d. 1880), Madrid, to Sir William Stirling Maxwell (b. 1818–d. 1878), Keir House, Scotland; 1878, by inheritance to his son, Brigadier General Archibald Stirling (b. 1867–d. 1931), Keir House; 1931, by inheritance to his son, Lieutenant Colonel William Joseph Stirling (b. 1911–d. 1983), Keir House; September 13, 1951, sold by William Joseph Stirling, through Colnaghi & Co. and Philip Hofer (b. 1898–d. 1984), Cambridge, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 13, 1951)

Credit Line

1951 Purchase Fund