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Plate 55 from 'The Disasters of War' (Los Desastres de la Guerra): 'The worst is to beg' (Lo peor es pedir)

Series/Portfolio: The Disasters of War
Artist: Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)
Date: 1811-1812 (published 1863)
Medium: Etching, lavis and burnisher
Dimensions: Plate: 6 1/8 × 13/16 in. (15.6 × 2 cm) Sheet: 9 15/16 × 13 9/16 in. (25.3 × 34.5 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund and Jacob H. Schiff Bequest, 1922
Accession Number: 22.60.25(55)

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