I saw it: The invented Realities of Goya's Disasters of War

Plates 1 - 47

Plates 1 - 47 :: Plates 48 - 64 :: Plates 65 - 80


Pl. 1 - Sad forebodings of what is going to happen


Pl. 2 - Rightly or wrongly

Pl. 3 - The same

Pl. 4 - The women give courage

Pl. 5 - And they are like wild beasts

Pl. 6 - It serves you right

Pl. 7 - What courage!

Pl. 8 - It always happens

Pl. 9 - They don’t like it

Pl. 10 - Nor do [these] either

Pl. 11 - Neither do these

Pl. 12 - This is what you were born for

Pl. 13 - Bitter to be present

Pl. 14 - It’s a hard step!

Pl. 15 - There’s no help for it

Pl. 16 - They make use of them

Pl. 17 - They do not agree

Pl. 18 - Bury them and keep quiet

Pl. 19 - There isn’t time now

Pl. 20 - Get them well, and on to the next

Pl. 21 - It will be the same

Pl. 22 - Even worse

Pl. 23 - The same elsewhere

Pl. 24 - They can still be of use

Pl. 25 - These too

Pl. 26 - One can’t look

Pl. 27 - Charity

Pl. 28 - Rabble

Pl. 29 - He deserved it

Pl. 30 - Ravages of war

Pl. 31 - That’s tough!

Pl. 32 - Why?

Pl. 33 - What more can be done?

Pl. 34 - On account of a knife

Pl. 35 - One can’t tell

Pl. 36 - Not [in this case] either

Pl. 37 - This is worse

Pl. 38 - Barbarians!

Pl. 39 - heroic feat! With dead men!

Pl. 40 - He gets something out of it

Pl. 41 - They escape through the flames

Pl. 42 - Everything is topsy-turvy

Pl. 43 - This too

Pl. 44 - I saw it

Pl. 45 - And this too

Pl. 46 - This is bad

Pl. 47 - This is how it happened

Last Updated: September 2, 2004