Los Desastres De La Guerra
Artwork: Los Desastres De La Guerra
Size: plates 17.5 x 21.9; sheets 23.5 x 32; album 24.3 x 34.5 x 30 cm
Edition Size: 500
Medium: The complete set of eighty etchings with burnished aquatint, drypoint and engraving, on wove paper
Creation year: 1820
Category: Prints
Artwork details : Created 1810-1820

Christie's London

Date: 2019-03-21
Lot Number: 55
Notes: Some with watermark fragments J.G.O. or Palmette, with title-page and biographical essay, from the First Edition of five hundred copies (Harris 1b), after the corrections to the titles, published by the Real Academia de Nobles Artes de San Fernando, Madrid, 1863, the full sheets, 42 plates with the blindstamp of the Biblioteca Sociedad Bilbiana, a few plates bound out of sequence, some sheets with parallel printer's creases, occasional pale time staining and soiling in places, otherwise generally in good condition, bound in marbled boards with red Morocco spine