Capean otro encerrado. (They play another with the cape in an enclosure); from the series "Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting), plate 4

Comienzan los Moros ácapear los Toros en cercado con el albornoz

Drawn and etched about 1815–16; published 1816
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 207, III, 1; Delteil 0227

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.7 x 35 cm (9 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.) Sheet: 32.2 x 44.2 cm (12 11/16 x 17 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1974.260

Medium or Technique

Etching, burnished aquatint, drypoint, and burin; first edition

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

First edition, published 1816 (H. III, 1).

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: No watermark

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston; bequest to MFA April 10, 1974

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen