Dreadful Events That Occurred in the Front Rows at the Ring of Madrid, and the Death of the Mayor of Torrejón (Desgracias acaecidas en el tendido de la plaza de Madrid, y muerte del alcalde de Torrejon) Tauromaquia 21

1815–1816
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 224, III, 1; Delteil 0244; G & W 1192

Dimensions

Platemark: 23.5 x 35 cm (9 1/4 x 13 3/4 in.) Sheet: 32 x 44.1 cm (12 5/8 x 17 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1974.277

Medium or Technique

Etching and aquatint with burnishing (first edition)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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

Inscription

Upper right in etching: 21

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882–d. 1955), Boston; April 1974, bequest of W. G. Russell Allen to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen