They Do Not Agree (No se convienen.) Disasters of War 17

1811–1812
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

GW 1019; H 137, I, 3; D 0136

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

51.1639

Medium or Technique

Etching, direct etching, drypoint, and textural etching (working proof)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Warm black ink, no bevel.
Working proof, before final number and letters, with lavis and additional etching and burin (H. I, 3).

Inscription

Upper right in graphite pencil: 17

Markings

No watermark

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