No se convienen. (They do not agree); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 17.

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 137, I; Delteil 136

Dimensions

Platemark: 14.8 x 21.8 cm (5 13/16 x 8 9/16 in.) Sheet: 22 x 32.3 cm (8 11/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.722

Medium or Technique

Etching, aquatint, and/or sulfur tint (?), drypoint, and burin; working proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Black ink, clean-wiped. No bevel
Working proof, before numbers and letters, and before lavis (H. I, before 1) (but second working proof).

Markings

SERRA

Provenance

Tsarkoye Selo (one of the imperial summer palaces, Russia; Metropolitan Museum of Art duplicate (32.62.11); to 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 Techno-colour Co., Inc., Montreal and Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer, by exchange