Prints and Drawings
Artist: Francisco Goya, Spanish, 1746–1828

Para eso habeis nacido (This Is What You Were Born For), Plate 12 from Los desastres de la guerra (The Disasters of War)

1863

Etching, lavis, drypoint and burin

platemark: 16 × 23.5 cm (6 5/16 × 9 1/4 in.) framed: 45.4 × 50.5 × 2.55 cm (17 7/8 × 19 7/8 × 1 in.)
The Arthur Ross Collection
2012.159.37.13
Culture: 
Spanish
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Geography: 
Made in Spain
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

William H. Schab Gallery, New York; Arthur Ross Foundation, New York, to 2012; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Suzanne Boorsch et al., Meant to Be Shared: The Arthur Ross Collection of European Prints (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2015), 116, pl. 31.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.