About this artwork
Despair and helplessness are symbolized by the central figure in this image, who mourns the dead and shrouded victims littering the enclosure.
- Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
- The Beds of Death, plate 62 from The Disasters of War
- Etching, lavis, drypoint, burin and burnishing on ivory wove paper with gilt edges
- 147 x 190 mm (image); 175 x 220 mm (plate); 240 x 339 mm (sheet)
- Gift of J. C. Cebrian