Banderillas with Firecrackers (Banderillas de fuego) Tauromaquia 31
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)
Harris 234, I, 2; Delteil 0254; GW 1212
Sheet (trimmed within platemark): 21.1 x 32 cm (8 5/16 x 12 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Etching, aquatint with burnishing, direct etching, drypoint, and foul biting with black chalk border (working proof)
Not On View
GW: 1212. Working proof, before number, with partial black chalk border (H. I, 2).
Lower right etched in plate: 1815 Goya
PDP Watermark Type: No watermark
Agustin Lhardy Garrigues (b. 1847–d. 1918), Madrid; 1918, by descent to his daughter, Luisa Lhardy Garrigues; by descent to her daughter, Luisa Temes Lhardy; 1982, sold by her to Miguel Espel (dealer, Galerie MUN), Madrid; after 1984, sold by Miguel Espel and Robert White (dealer), New York, to Louis G. Davidson (b. 1910–d. 1985), Chicago; 1985, by inheritance to his wife, Anne Marie Davidson (b. 1915–d. 2012), Chicago; November 19, 1991, gift of Anne Marie Davidson to the MFA.
gift Dec. 18, 1991
Gift of Mrs. Anne Marie Davidson in honor of Eleanor A. Sayre