Bien te se está. (It serves you right); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 6.

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 126, I, 3; Delteil 0125

Dimensions

Platemark: 14.4 x 21 cm (5 11/16 x 8 1/4 in.) Sheet: 19.2 x 25 cm (7 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.721

Medium or Technique

Etching, sulfur tint and/or lavis (open bite), aquatint (?) and burin; working proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Working proof, before final number and letters, and before burin and burnishing of the borders (H. I, 3).

Markings

No watermark

Provenance

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

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Francis B. Sayre, Mrs. Isabella Grandin and the M. and M. Karolik Fund