Extraña devocion! (Strange devotion!); Fatales consequencias de la sangrienta guerra en España con Buonaparte. Y otros caprichos enfaticos [Disasters of War], plate 66.

Drawn and etched about 1814–15
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)

Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 186, I, 2; Delteil 0185


Platemark: 17.7 x 22.2 cm (6 15/16 x 8 3/4 in.) Sheet: 22.2 x 31.4 cm (8 3/4 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching, touched with graphite; working proof

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Working proof, before title, before printed tone of aquatint or lavis and burnishing, touched with graphite (H. I, 2).
On ladi paper with SERRA watermark




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