Corpses are loaded onto a cart bound for the cemetery in Goya's black and white print.

365 Days of Art: March 31 – Goya is Born

Goya, Cartloads to the Cemetery, 1815

March 31, 1746

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes is born.

His paintings have haunted me ever since I first saw them in the Prado as a teenager. His prints on The Disasters of War should be required viewing.

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