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

Que se rompe la cuerda (May the cord break), Plate 77 from Los Desastres de la Guerra

Published 1863

Etching, burnished aquatint or lavis, drypoint, and burnisher

platemark: 17.5 × 22 cm (6 7/8 × 8 11/16 in.) sheet: 23.8 × 3.1 cm (9 3/8 × 1 1/4 in.)
University Purchase
1951.9.10.77
Culture: 
Spanish
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

William H. Schab, New York.

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.