It Always Happens, plate eight from The Disasters of War

A work made of etching and drypoint on ivory wove paper with gilt edges.
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  • A work made of etching and drypoint on ivory wove paper with gilt edges.

Date:

1814/20, published 1863

Artist:

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
Spanish, 1746-1828

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Artist

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes

Title

It Always Happens, plate eight from The Disasters of War

Origin

Spain

Date

1814–1820

Medium

Etching and drypoint on ivory wove paper with gilt edges

Dimensions

147 x 194 mm (image); 175 x 217 mm (plate); 240 x 339 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of J. C. Cebrian

Reference Number

1920.1313

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