Tan poco.[Tampoco.] (So little / Nor this); from "Los Desastres de la Guerra" (Disasters of War), plate 36
Nor this time
Harris 156, III, 1, a; Delteil 0155: Gassier and Wilson 1051
Platemark: 15.7 x 20.8 cm (6 3/16 x 8 3/16 in.) Sheet: 24.5 x 33.5 cm (9 5/8 x 13 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Etching, aquatint, drypoint, burin and burnishing; posthumous first edition
Not On View
Brown ink, heavy plate-tone. Bevel
Impression with title “Tampoco” where the “n” is written over with penand ink to make an “m” (originally engraved as “Tan poco”). Later corrected and re-engraved as “Tam”.
From posthumous first edition (1863), with letters and number, before correction in title (Tan poco to tampoco) (Harris III, 1, a). Made in the workshop of Laurenciano Potenciano for the Real Academia de San Fernando, Madrid, completed March, 1863.
Volume bound in brown morocco, with gold letters on spine: “GOYA/ LOS DESASTRES/ DE LA/ GUERRA” and below, “MADRID/ 1863”. Volume: 25.5 x 36.5 x 3 cm. (10 1/4 x 14 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.). The sheets are gold tipped. Title page reproduced, P. Hofer, The Disasters of War, N.Y.: Dover, 1967, p. 4. There is a two page introduction.
Engraved, u.l. 36, l.l., 39; b.c., partially in pen and ink, Tampoco.
Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund, by exchange