Escapan entre las llamas. (They escape through the flames); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 41.

Drawn and etched about 1810
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 161, I, 1; Delteil 0160

Dimensions

Platemark: 16.2 x 23.6 cm (6 3/8 x 9 5/16 in.) Sheet: 22.5 x 32.5 cm (8 7/8 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1665

Medium or Technique

Etching and burin, working proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Working proof, before signature, numbers, title, and additional etching (H. I, 1).

Markings

ROMANI

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