Lo merecia. (He deserved it); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 29.

Drawn and etched about 1810–14
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 149, I, 3; Delteil 0148

Dimensions

Platemark: 18 x 22 cm (7 1/16 x 8 11/16 in.) Sheet: 19.3 x 25.1 cm (7 5/8 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1973.726

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, burin, and burnishing; working proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Black ink, clean-wiped. No bevel.
Working proof, before title, with number, burin, and burnishing (H. I, 3).

Inscription

u.l. in burin: 29.

Markings

No watermark

Provenance

Infante Don Sebastian; Provôt; Paris, Mr. and Mrs. Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA; from whom purchased by MFA through Robert M. Light, Boston, June, 1974 (original vote June 13, 1973)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Remis and Lincoln and Therese Filene Foundation, Inc.